Reality Asserts Itself - Stephen Cohen

Why I’m Pro-Detente with Russia - RAI with Stephen Cohen (5/5)

Why I’m Pro-Detente with Russia – RAI with Stephen Cohen (5/5)

May 6, 2019

I realized it wasn’t the Soviet Union that was the great danger, it was the potential of nuclear war, and it’s still the case today – says Stephen Cohen on Reality Asserts Itself with Paul Jay

From Jim Crow Kentucky to Red Square - RAI with Stephen Cohen (4/5)

From Jim Crow Kentucky to Red Square –  RAI with Stephen Cohen (4/5)

April 29, 2019

Prof. Stephen Cohen, professor emeritus of politics at Princeton University and of Russian studies and history at New York University, his recent book is titled ‘War with Russia? From Putin and Ukraine to Trump and Russiagate’; Cohen discusses the forces that shaped his political thinking on Reality Asserts Itself with Paul Jay

U.S. Hoped Putin Would be a ‘Sober Yeltsin’ - RAI with Stephen Cohen (3/5)

U.S. Hoped Putin Would be a ‘Sober Yeltsin’ – RAI with Stephen Cohen (3/5)

April 23, 2019

After the fall of the Soviet Union, a dysfunctional and pro-American Russian President Yeltsin presided over the chaos of the 1990’s; when Putin came to power, the West was very disappointed at the independent and nationalist character of the Putin led state and the demonization began –  Stephen Cohen joins Paul Jay on Reality Asserts Itself

Is Trump for Detente or Militarism? - RAI with Stephen Cohen (2/5)

Is Trump for Detente or Militarism? – RAI with Stephen Cohen (2/5)

April 18, 2019

Trump’s stated aim is to reduce tensions with Russia, but is it motivated by peaceful objectives or is it preparations for aggression towards Iran and China – Stephen Cohen joins host Paul Jay for a spirited discussion on Reality Asserts Itself

Is Russian 'Meddling' an Attack on America? - RAI with Stephen Cohen

Is Russian ‘Meddling’ an Attack on America? – RAI with Stephen Cohen (1/5)

April 16, 2019

“The claim that Russia attacked America during the 2016 presidential election is both exceedingly dangerous and a complete falsehood,” says Stephen Cohen on Reality Asserts Itself with Paul Jay