CREECA Spring 2022 Weekly Lecture Series
Truculent Nationalism: The Russian People and Foreign Policy with Michael Alexeev
Thursday, March 3, 2022
206 Ingraham Hall
Military assertiveness in the “near abroad” and elsewhere has characterized Russia’s foreign policy at least since 2008. It has also played well with the Russian public. Is this aggressiveness due only or mostly to Putin’s ambitions or do popular attitudes in Russia support it as well?