The Eternal Russia
Some of our readers may imagine that T&B is a fierce, crusty old bear, untamed and impervious to human sentiment. False! All False! We wish a very bullish New Year to all!
T&B just received a forwarded e-mail exchange between a British MP who protests the conviction of Khodorkovsky and Lebedev, followed by a stinging reply from a prominent Western journalist who covered Russia for most of the past decade.
Reading the FT on Russia, what is interesting is not what they write – it is why they write it. A friend of T&B was told face-to-face about six months ago by an FT editor that, as a journalist here, one’s … Continue reading