Are we in a new Cold War with Russia? How does a new Cold War affect the safety and security of the US? Does Vladimir Putin really want to destabilize the West?
These questions that acclaimed historian Stephen F. Cohen poses in his new book, War with Russia? From Putin and Ukraine to Trump and Russiagate. He argues that America is in a new Cold War with Russian that’s even more dangerous than the one the world barely survived in the twentieth century—and is exacerbated by Washington’s war-like demonizing of the Kremlin leadership and by Russiagate’s unprecedented allegations. So, is he right? Iconic journalist Dan Rather and The Nation’s Katrina Vanden Heuvel join him to take an in-depth look at the real story of Russia now.