Mark Leonard

The revolution in Putin’s head

By Mark Leonard
April 24, 2014

When Ukrainians took to the streets to protest their government in late November, they hoped to launch a revolution. What they didn’t realize when they toppled President Viktor Yanukovich in February is that a larger revolution would be in Vladimir Putin’s head.

Why Crimea matters

By Mark Leonard
April 9, 2014

 

“We have spent thirty years trying to integrate Russia into the international system, and now we are trying to kick it out again.”