Tuesday, July 24, 2007

Der Spiegel Interview with Alexander Solzhenitsyn

There is an interview that Der Spiegel has just posted with Alexander Solzhenitsyn that gives a lot of insight into how this former Soviet dissident views current trends in Russia. He is asked a number of questions that reflect common western rejudices about what is good or bad in Russia today, and Solzhenitsyn more than once sets the reporter back on his rear end with his answers.