Eastern Europe & Russia

21 April 2011
The Price of Fresh Air and Boiled Water Premium

Many seniors in Moscow find they can no longer afford “non-essential” services, like a walk outside.

By Galina Stolyarova
21 April 2011
Ukrainian Nationalist 2.0 Premium

Olena Bilozerska writes her popular blog as she sees fit, police, rightists, leftists, even advertisers, be damned.

By Jakub Parusinski
19 April 2011
An Idea Too Far Ahead of Its Time Premium

The founder of a famed Russian art group portrays its fall from grace as the pressures of perestroika and success took their toll.

By Ostap Karmodi
Cossack rap
18 April 2011
A Cossacking Good Time Premium

Traditional, irrepressible, Orthodox, radical – just some of the clashing ingredients that go into the burgeoning underground music scene on the river Don.

By Nikolay Protsenko
15 April 2011
Rights for the Inconvenient Ones Premium

Russian judges and lawmakers are slowly taking heed of the plight of people kept in institutions without consent.




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