The Kennan Institute recently asked some of our scholars to share their top book selections for the 2020 back-to-school season. Here are a few of their picks, ranging from women's and gender issues in Russia to Ukrainian history.
When Robert F. Kennedy’s grandson Max volunteered with Jared Kushner’s COVID-19 task force, he likened the Trump Administration’s pandemic response to “a family office meets organized crime, melded with ‘Lord of the Flies.’ ”
Anne ApplebaumWhy was the US so short of tests, supplies, PPE? Because "The Administration relied on volunteers in order to sidestep government experts and thereby “control the narrative.”" from @JaneMayerNYer