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Two Views on Russia

You're about to hear two distinct perspectives on Russia: One man says Vladimir Putin is not the problem. The other says Putin is worse than you might think. We begin with the view from Moscow. Edward Lozansky, a Russian-American university president there says concerns are overblown about Putin's intentions toward the U.S. We get his perspective on the Kremlin's potential dealings with President Trump. Then, we hear from Bill Browder, an American businessman kicked out of Moscow who's testifying before the Senate tomorrow. If you've heard of the Magnitsky Act, Browder made it happen. Browder's lawyer and friend Sergei Magnitsky died helping uncover corruption in Russia. Today we also talked to actor Wesley Snipes about his debut novel, "Talon of God." It's a supernatural thriller that explores damnation ... and salvation. You'll find that conversation at the1a.org

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