Trump and Russia: a guide for the bewildered

A fuller story of relations between the Russian government and the Trump campaign is only now coming to light

President Donald Trump speaks with Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov in the Oval Office on Wednesday, 10 May 2017. Official White House photo by Shealah Craighead.
About the author Robert Manne

Robert Manne is emeritus professor of politics and vice-chancellor’s fellow at La Trobe University. His most recent book, The Mind of the Islamic State, will be published in the US this month by Prometheus Books.