Timothy Snyder’s new book looks at how democracies fall apart, and places blame on Russia as the current instigator.
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In “Never Remember,” Masha Gessen and Misha Friedman insist on the horrors of a Stalinist system that Russians today would rather deny or even praise.
Will 2018 make more sense than 2017? Maybe! Right now, though, we’re baffled by these 9 things.
“The worst you did is make the subways run late — and the M.T.A. does that just fine without your help,” the “Late Show” host said.
Mr. Noah compared recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital to moving into an ex-girlfriend’s apartment building. “It’s not technically illegal,” he said — but it’s a bad idea.
Mr. Colbert said, “Mr. President, wherever you are today, it isn’t because of merit.”
Conversations between the Academy Award-winning film director and the Russian president will be shown over four nights starting on June 12.
The executive, Vladimir Urin, was key in steering the Bolshoi after the 2013 acid attack on the ballet director Sergei Filin.
The show opened with an impersonation of the Russian president, and the host, the actor and comedian Aziz Ansari, urged the new American president to address issues of race.
The authorities in Russia questioned the performance artist Pyotr Pavlensky and his partner after an actress accused them of sexual assault.