PONARS Eurasia is an international network of scholars advancing new approaches to research on security, politics, economics, and society in Russia and Eurasia. The program is located at IERES at George Washington University.
The Linkages Between Intergroup Tolerance and Socialization in Religious Rituals
Sufian Zhemukhov (George Washington University) discusses his new book co-authored with Mikhail Alexseev (San Diego State University), Mass Religious Ritual and Intergroup Tolerance: The Muslim Pilgrims' Paradox.
Russia's Regional Elections [Lipman Series 2020]
In this week’s PONARS Eurasia Podcast, Maria Lipman chats with Graeme Robertson and Konstantin Gaaze about Russia’s September 13 regional elections and whether or not the Kremlin should be worried about upcoming Duma elections.
Understanding the Protests in Belarus [Lipman Series 2020]
In this week's PONARS Eurasia Podcast, Maria Lipman chats with Natalya Chernyshova (University of Winchester) and Nikolay Petrov (Chatham House) about the ongoing protests in Belarus, and what they mean for the future of the current regime.
Popular Opinion on the Khabarovsk Protests [Lipman Series 2020]
In this week's episode of the PONARS Eurasia Podcast, Maria Lipman chats with Denis Volkov (Levada Center) to learn more about public perceptions around current events in Khabarovsk, the "reset" of Putin's term limits, and the government's handling of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Read the transcript here (http://www.ponarseurasia.org/article/new-podcast-putins-declining-popular-support).
Russia's Regional Politics [Lipman Series 2020]
In this PONARS Eurasia Podcast, Maria Lipman chats with Nikolay Petrov (Chatham House) and Ivan Kurilla (European University at Saint Petersburg) to learn more about current events unfolding in Russia’s regions, focusing in particular on the cities of Khabarovsk and Saint Petersburg.
Full transcript here (https://www.ponarseurasia.org/article/podcast-russias-regional-politics-petrov-and-kurilla)
News Media in Russia and China [Lipman Series 2020]
In this week's episode of the PONARS Eurasia Podcast, Maria Lipman chats with Maria Repnikova (Georgia State University) and Maxim Trudolubov (Meduza) to learn more about the state of news media in Russia and China today.
Read the transcript here (https://www.ponarseurasia.org/article/new-podcast-news-media-russia-and-china).