Cold War brought a vacuum in knowledge about Russians - US citizen
However, there used to be less friendly periods in the relations between the US and the Soviet Union. Crews’ father worked in the Pentagon at the times of Cold War.
“He didn’t really talk about it much at all until I was a young man and I found myself living in Russian culture. He used to like to tell me how they looked down on Red Square from their satellites all around Russia. They used to enjoy watching the Russians,” says Mr Crews jokingly.