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The other Mr. President

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Since Russia meddled in our election, we've been talking about them a lot. And there's concern that the fake news and disinformation that's so prevalent there could be taking hold in this country. But is that hyperbole? This week we look at what it's actually like to live in the confusing information landscape that is Putin's Russia. Including the story of why some people believe a theory that the government was behind a series of apartment bombings that killed 300 Russians.

Learn more or listen again to this week's episode.

Photo by Farhad Sadykov

Credits

Host:
Ira Glass