Russian Politics and the Strategy of the Russian Opposition

Event date: Monday, October 22, 2018
Event time: 4:00 pm
Horchow Hall (HRCH ), 103 (GM Room) See map
55 Hillhouse Avenue
New Haven, CT 06511
Event description: 

Leonid Volkov, chief of staff for Alexey Navalny, 2010 World Fellow and the leader of the Russian opposition, reflects on the state-of-the-art and nearest future of Russian politics.

What challenges face President Putin after his successful reelection in March 2018? Why is Putin afraid of Navalny? And what should be the strategy of the opposition in the current circumstances of Russia’s internal and external politics?

This event is sponsored by the Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies Program.