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Examining The Historical Context For Ukrainian Unrest

OPB | Broadcast: March 13, 2014

THURSDAY: We'll talk with author and Portland State University associate professor Natan Meir about the history of the former Soviet republic.

Masha Gessen On Speaking Out In Putin's Russia

OPB | Broadcast: March 12, 2014

WEDNESDAY: Masha Gessen has long been a critic of Vladimir Putin's government, but it wasn't until recently that she felt threatened enough to leave Russia.

President Obama Speaks on Russia, Healthcare and the Economy

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 9, 2013

We'll react to President Obama's press conference with our weekly News Roundtable.