The Future of Russia Goes on Trial

By Cathy Young - March 11, 2009

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Mikhail Khodorkovsky, the former Russian oil tycoon now facing a second trial in Moscow, could have stepped off the pages of an Ayn Rand novel. He is a persecuted businessman who has become his country's most potent symbol of political oppression and resistance - in a society where the pursuit of material wealth has been long viewed as morally suspect and where the dissidents of yesteryear were...

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