Why are US Officials Blasting Russia After the Iran Deal? (Audio Podcast)

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Cohen is popular with listeners

This article originally appeared at The Nation

John Batchelor has an extremely popular political talk show on America's largest radio network, WABC.  

He has Stephen Cohen on live in the studio almost every week for a full 45 minute segment, the only guest he gives that much time to.

Why?  Because Cohen's appearances are killing the ratings.  

America seems to be thirsting for an alternative and critical view of Obama's Russia policy.

Nation contributing editor Stephen F. Cohen and John Batchelor continue their weekly discussion of the renewed US-Russian Cold War.

The subjects include: Why, after Obama praised Russian President Vladimir Putin for his role in the agreement with Iran, is his administration escalating its rhetorical and military offensive against Putin?

Who is actually preventing implementation of the Minsk peace agreement—Putin or the US-backed government in Kiev?

And is the Ukrainian civil war creating an American colony in Kiev?

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