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Society

16 September 2017

The brutal treatment of women in Russian prisons

Nearly 50,000 women are serving time in Russia's harsh penitentiary system. Living conditions are often inhumane 

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27 July 2017

Of chiefs and men

The preservation of the cult of the past leaders strengthens the cult of today’s ‘leader’

30 June 2017

The Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation versus Human Rights

In today’s Russia, constitutional lawyers are creating “alternatives” to human rights

22 June 2017

The Forgotten Holocaust

In Russia’s World War II Commemorations, the Holocaust Remains an Unexamined Narrative

7 June 2017

Inevitable History: Russia’s New Compulsory Exam

Plans for a new compulsory history exam have worrying ideological undertones