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Anastasia Edel

Oakland, CA
Freelance Writer — Freelance

Writer, Author of Russia: Putin’s Playground (2016). Contributor to New York Times, Quartz, World Literature Today. Russian culture and history expert.

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Anastasia was raised in a small town in the south of Russia during the last years of the Soviet Union. She graduated with a degree in English and German studies and worked as a fiction translator. A recipient of the British Government Chevening Award, she moved to England for postgraduate studies...

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@AEdelWriter — 194 followers, 73 tweets

Oct 16, 2017

"There could come a day when, even in wealthy Western nations, liberal democracy ceases to be the only game in town." Scary and plausible.

Oct 16, 2017

@sasha_p_s @nybooks @Yascha_Mounk Thoughtful & disturbing piece. Loved your NYT Op-Ed also. Will look forward for more.

Oct 14, 2017

@nytopinion @RFERL was where you learned the truth about civil rights abuses and Soviet expansionism. Equating Radio Liberty with RT is flawed at best.

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