Generation Putin | DW Documentary

Vladimir Putin came to power as Russian millennials were coming into the world. Everything they know about their homeland has been shaped by Putin’s authoritarian regime. Some revere him. But others long for democratic change. Boris Yeltsin stood down as the first President of the Russian Federation on New Year’s Eve 1999, just hours before… Continue lendo Generation Putin | DW Documentary


“Russia for Russians!” – Sergey SUKHANKIN

CIDOB - Barcelona Centre for International Affairs, 9/2015 Ultranationalism and xenophobia in Russia: from marginality to state promoted philosophy Sergey Sukhankin, Associate Expert, International Centre for Policy Studies (ICPS), Kiev). Historian, Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University, Kaliningrad The course of Russian development over the past decade has explicitly shown that both internal milieu and foreign policy… Continue lendo “Russia for Russians!” – Sergey SUKHANKIN

How Stalin starved Ukraine | Vox

The Holodomor (Ukrainian: Голодомо́р, romanized: Holodomor, IPA: [ɦolodoˈmɔr]; derived from морити голодом, moryty holodom, 'to kill by starvation'), also known as the Terror-Famine or the Great Famine, was a famine in Soviet Ukraine from 1932 to 1933 that killed millions of Ukrainians. The term Holodomor emphasises the famine's man-made nature and alleged intentional aspects such… Continue lendo How Stalin starved Ukraine | Vox