Talia Dessel is a research analyst at American Progress. Prior to joining American Progress, she worked for a corporate investigations firm where she concentrated on Russia and Eastern Europe. She previously interned at Human Rights Watch in the Europe and Central Asia Division. Dessel holds a bachelor’s degree in Russian studies and international studies from the University of Chicago, and has conducted extensive research into the current state of propaganda in Russian media. She studied abroad in St. Petersburg, Russia from 2014-15.

By Talia Dessel
Bill Barr’s Witch HuntJust SecurityOctober 17, 2019
Trump’s Extortion of Ukraine: A Complete Government ShakedownCenter for American ProgressOctober 2, 2019
Democratic ResilienceCenter for American ProgressSeptember 3, 2019
Trump invites foreigners to distort 2020 elections. Why won’t he protect his own country?USA TodayJune 13, 2019
Following the Money: Trump and Russia-Linked Transactions From the Campaign to the Presidential InaugurationCenter for American ProgressDecember 17, 2018
The Disturbing Symmetry Between Trump and KavanaughWashington MonthlySeptember 14, 2018