Living With the Soviets

February 1984
America;2/4/1984, Vol. 150 Issue 4, p61
The author reflects on the issues concerning the relations between the Soviet Union and the U.S. Insights on the notably conciliatory speech of U.S. President Ronald Reagan on January 16, 1984 and the response of the Soviet Union to it are discussed. According to the author, the two nations are different in which the U.S. is a democratic nation while the Soviet Union is a totalitarian state. The author asserts that there is a need to understand the different perceptions of the two nations.


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