In this video, Stephen Kotkin discusses the history of Stalin and how he came to power. He also discusses the different factors that led to Putin's popularity, including his ability to appeal to different groups of people and his use of propaganda.
In this video, Stephen Kotkin discusses Stalin, Putin, and the nature of power. He argues that while they are fundamentally different people with different goals, they share some similarities. Kotkin discusses how Putin has been successful in Russia, and how Stalin's legacy affects Putin.