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A New Jackson-Vanik

Abraham H. Foxman | Posted 10.16.2013 | World
Abraham H. Foxman

This disturbing similar oppression of the LGBT community in Russia and that of Soviet Jewry should instruct us in how to respond.

The Russian Adoption Ban: Rescuing Children Should Trump US-Russian Bickering

Steven Kurlander | Posted 03.05.2013 | Politics
Steven Kurlander

It's important to send a message to the Russian government that allowing Americans to rescue children from their abysmal orphanages should continue unabated.

House Passes Bipartisan Measure

AP | JIM ABRAMS | Posted 01.16.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The House showed some bipartisan cooperation Friday by voting overwhelmingly to end Soviet-era trade restrictions so that American ...

How Not to Achieve Foreign Policy Objectives With Russia

Daniel Wagner | Posted 09.04.2012 | World
Daniel Wagner

Scolding Russia has never resulted in warmer relations between the two countries; it is certainly not going to do so now. Rather, Russia will more likely prove to be an impediment on both subjects, at least in part in response to adoption of the Magnitsky Law.

The Magnitsky Act and Implications for Russia-U.S. Relations

Daniel Wagner | Posted 08.17.2012 | World
Daniel Wagner

Russia has promised a retaliatory response to the Act, calling it "anti-Russian" and intrusive in the country's internal affairs.

Opening Russia

Ed Gerwin | Posted 06.02.2012 | Business
Ed Gerwin

Bringing democratic reform to Russia will require concerted effort by the United States, our allies, NGOs, and the Russian people. Opening Russia's market under WTO rules can play a useful role in this effort.