Elizaveta Gaufman

e.gaufman@rug.nl
Articles by Elizaveta Gaufman

Socialist Trauma and American Politics: Why Many Russians Vote Republican

In general, Russian-speaking Trump supporters seem to accept without question the image the former President promoted: that of a wealthy man who gave up his privileged life in a golden tower to work for regular Americans. His status as the apparent epitome of capitalist success appeals to those who fled the squalor and destitution of socialism.

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