Masha Gessen
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//Features

The Man Without a Face: The Unlikely Rise of Vladimir Putin
12 Apr 2012 // 5:00 PM

A chilling account of how a low-level, small-minded KGB operative ascended to the Russian presidency and, in an astonishingly short time, destroyed years of progress and made his country once more a threat to her own people and to the world.

//Reviews

One Wishes That Masha Gessen's 'The Man Without a Face' Were Fiction
12 Aug 2012 // 5:10 PM

“The simple and evident truth is that Putin’s Russia is a country where political rivals and vocal critics are often killed, and at least sometimes the order comes directly from the president’s office.”

//Blogs

'Herald' Attempts the Troubled Waters of the Colonial Narrative

// Moving Pixels

"The “colonialism” at play is not between nations, rather it seems more interested in how it influences a man recently come of age.

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