The Rachel Maddow Show, 4/28/14, 11:15 PM ET

Obama wields new era's big stick

Amb. Michael McFaul, former ambassador to Russia, talks with Rachel Maddow about President Obama's sanction strategy as an alternative to military action against Russia and Vladimir Putin's inner circle, in response to Russian aggression against Ukraine.

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Last night Rachel talked with Former U.S. ambassador to Russia, Michael McFaul, about President Obama’s strategy of economic sanctions against Russian President Vladimir Putin’s inner circle and key business interests. Putin may think he’s thumbing his nose at the West, but if frozen assets and bank lockouts send the Russian economy over a cliff, all he’ll have is…

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