Judge Stephen F. Williams of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit sits down with Ben Weingarten, Senior Fellow at the London Center for Policy Research and Founder & CEO of ChangeUp Media, to discuss Judge Williams’ new book “The Reformer: How One Liberal Fought to Preempt the Russian Revolution.” Judge Williams and Weingarten discuss a series of topics including Maklakov’s liberal political philosophy, efforts to implement reforms in Russia, dealings with Stolypin, involvement in Rasputin’s assassination, lessons for reformers in other tyrannical regimes and much more.

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