Ivan Kurilla: “Russia and the U.S. have defined themselves through opposing each other for almost a hundred years”

According to Ivan Kurilla, a massive demonization of the United States in Russia began after the 2011–2012 protests when the Putin regime declared opposition Russia’s internal enemy. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

Part I: A Toxic Period

Part II: The U.S. Triumphalism

Part III: Anti-americanism of acquaintance

Part IV: Do Polar Opposite Attract?

Part V: Language and Politics

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The Institute of Modern Russia (IMR) is a nonpartisan US-based think-tank focused on policy analysis, research, and human rights.

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The Institute of Modern Russia (IMR) is a nonpartisan US-based think-tank focused on policy analysis, research, and human rights.

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