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25 February 2014
As a futile gesture of defiance Russian protesters brought several tires to a Moscow protest against political prisoners.
24 February 2014
Last week, popular journalist Vladimir Solovyov dedicated an entire radio show to dissecting and denouncing the Maidan-supportive tweets of a handful of students from Moscow’s Higher School of Economics. Why?
Russian nationalists worry Russian-speaking Ukrainians will be "derussified."
22 February 2014
Given the political climate in Russia now, Durov's willingness to stake such an unabashedly pro-opposition position on the Ukraine crisis is rather astounding.
21 February 2014
For Russia's politicians, the battle lines over Ukraine have already been drawn, and now there can be no compromise.
20 February 2014
"Seriously, 13 wounded armed cops equals urban warfare"
18 February 2014
Today, after a relative lull, violence returned to Kiev’s streets, causing a dramatic shift in RuNet activity. Indeed, the images coming out of Ukraine depict something like a civil war.
16 February 2014
Where do you draw the line between a joke and a death threat? That question has been on Russians’ minds this week, after a controversial tweet by blogger Alexey Navalny.
15 February 2014
Drama is never far behind when the Russian and the USA national hockey teams meet on the ice.
13 February 2014
Another way to poke fun at Russia's hosting of the Winter Games has emerged: comparisons between the Olympics and the wildly popular Hunger Games franchise.