Constantine Pleshakov

A former foreign policy analyst at the Institute of U.S. and Canada Studies in Moscow, Constantine Pleshakov emigrated to America in 1998. Pleshakov’s books include “There Is No Freedom Without Bread,” “Stalin’s Folly,” and “The Tsar’s Last Armada.” His most recent book is “The Crimean Nexus: Putin’s War and the Clash of Civilizations.”He lives in Amherst, Massachusetts.