David E. Hoffman is a contributing editor at the Washington Post. He covered the White House during the presidencies of Ronald Reagan and George H. W. Bush, and was subsequently diplomatic correspondent and Jerusalem correspondent. From 1995 to 2001, he served as Moscow bureau chief, and later as foreign editor and assistant managing editor for foreign news. He is the author of The Oligarchs: Wealth and Power in the New Russia. He lives in Maryland.
Renowned journalist and author David Hoffman discussed the Cold War arms race between the Soviet Union and the United States, and revealed how close we came to potentially ending life as we know it. ... More »Host: Ian Punnett