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Viv Groskop Meets Serhii Plokhy, Harvard’s Professor of Ukrainian History

59 mins watch time

Posted July 2022


What can the nuclear disasters at Kysthym and Chernobyl tell us about the politics of Eastern Europe and Russia today? What are the similarities between disasters in democracies – such as Fukushima and Three Mile Island – and those in authoritarian regimes? And how does the spectre of nuclear war hang over the ongoing war in Ukraine?