What’s up with Russia? Talk by Dr. M. Blinnikov today at 2:30

Posted on November 21st, 2014 by


What’s up with Russia? Political ecology and escalating conflict in eastern Europe.

  • What events led to the current crisis in Ukraine?
  • What domestic issues the Russian government faced that precipitated Crimea annexation?
  • How ecological issues in Russia and Ukraine are surprisingly inter-connected to the developing conflict between the two, and also between Russia and the western world.
  • What Putin truly thinks about the world and why you should care!

Talk and discussion with Dr. M. Blinnikov, St. Cloud State University

Fri, Nov 21, 2:30-3:30pm

Heritage Room, Jackson Campus Center 215

Light refreshments will be served.

Free and open to the public.

Sponsored by the Department of Geography.


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