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Russia: The long, dark shadow of Putin

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Russia: The long, dark shadow of Putin

All that remains to the western media and the Russian liberal opposition, given their natural aversion for social issues, is to denounce homophobia. The conservative ideological shift of the Russian government tries to galvanise its electoral base in anticipation of the arrival of the economic crisis to the country. [...]

February 7, 2014 Author: Àngel Ferrero

Interview with Vladimir Akimenkov: “The Bolotnaya Case is an attempt to destroy the Left opposition in Russia”

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Interview with Vladimir Akimenkov: “The Bolotnaya Case is an attempt to destroy the Left opposition in Russia”

Half of the people arrested in the Bolotnaya Case are leftist activists. However pompous this may sound it is now that we are forming our future and the future of our children. If the state condemns the Bolotnaya prisoners then in the future the crackdown will be even worse. [...]

January 28, 2014 Author: Aleksandra Markova

Interview with Mischa Gabowitsch

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Interview with Mischa Gabowitsch

"It's erroneous to present the Russian politics as a battle between the Kremlin and the opposition" [...]

December 29, 2013 Author: Àngel Ferrero