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In the News

“Like A Child Who Keeps Needling His Big Brother”: Inside The Mind Of Vladimir Putin

featuring Michael McFaulvia Prospect Magazine (UK)
Tuesday, May 15, 2018

When Europeans first mapped the world, there was a lot they didn’t know. Not wanting to admit their ignorance, they made stuff up. Some of their inventions were impressively ambitious. The fictional Mountains of Kong stretched from Mali to Sudan, and adorned maps of Africa for most of the 19th century.


Michael McFaul: The New U.S.-Russian Cold War—Who Is To Blame?

interview with Michael McFaulvia The Harriman Institute at Columbia University
Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Michael McFaul discusses US-Russia relations.

In the News

‘Who Lost Russia?’ Isn’t Just An Academic Debate

featuring Michael McFaulvia Bloomberg
Monday, May 14, 2018

These days, Russia is merely a big football for Americans. There’s little demand for nuance, as some old Russia hands complained to Keith Gessen for his excellent article published in the New York Times Magazine over the weekend. It’s important, however, to reflect on the reasons for this ugly phase in the U.S.-Russia relationship.

Office Hours

Office Hours: Victor Davis Hanson On The Importance of NATO

by Victor Davis Hansonvia
Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Hoover Institution Senior Fellow Victor Davis Hanson responds to your questions related to the importance of NATO.


Michael McFaul: Why We Can’t Ignore Russia – And Several Reasons Why We Should

interview with Michael McFaulvia Talk Media News
Monday, May 14, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Michael McFaul discusses Russia.

Secretary of Defense James Mattis on Uncommon Knowledge
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Defending The Nation With Secretary Of Defense James Mattis

interview with General Jim Mattisvia Uncommon Knowledge
Monday, May 14, 2018

In his first televised interview in almost a year, Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis sits down with Peter Robinson to discuss a wide range of issues facing the United States Armed Forces at home and across the globe.


From Russia With No Love Lost

by Tunku Varadarajanvia Wall Street Journal
Friday, May 11, 2018

Anti-Putin crusader Bill Browder on his disillusionment with Moscow’s leader and his tangles with the man behind the Trump dossier.


Michael McFaul: Why Putin Matters

interview with Michael McFaulvia Slate
Friday, May 11, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Michael McFaul discusses Putin and Russia and why they matter.


John B. Hurford Memorial Lecture With Michael McFaul

interview with Michael McFaulvia Council on Foreign Relations
Friday, May 11, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Michael McFaul provides an insider’s perspective on Russia during his time as US ambassador, including his analysis of Russia’s foreign policy from the end of the cold war to the presidency of Vladimir Putin and the future of U.S.-Russia relations.

Trump Did Russia’s Troubled Economy A Huge Favor By Shredding The Iran Deal

quoting Michael McFaul
Friday, May 11, 2018

President Donald Trump pissed off America's closest European allies by exiting the Iran deal and reimposing economic sanctions on the Middle Eastern power.