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· October, 2006

Stories about Russia from October, 2006

Russia: Youth Extremism

Russia: War Memorial

Russia: LJ and Politics

On October 25, International Herald Tribune published Evgeny Morozov's opinion piece on the recent developments in the Russian blogosphere. On his blog – Sharp & Sound: Perspectives On Modern Politics...

Russia: TsUM, Golden Telecom, VTB

Russia: Tap Water

Russia: Anastas Mikoyan

Russia: Rice on Politkovskaya

Russia: Thoughts on LiveJournal/ZheZhe

The Second Blog War continues in Russia. Brad Fitzpatrick, the LiveJournal's creator, has now joined the discussion over at sup_ru LJ community: in English, he offers some explanations and apologies...

Russia: Freedom to Blog

Russia: Putin's Rape Remarks

Russia: Rush Hour

Russia: Billfold Scam Averted

Russia: The Ongoing Golden Calf Translation

Russia: Balcony Embellishments

Russia: The Second Blog War

(more buttons and userpics are here) The Russian-language blogosphere (commonly known as ZheZhe) is on fire: some users are shutting down their blogs, others are emigrating to the virtual Trinidad...

Video exposes child-soldier's identity

If you've seen the guidelines for this site, you'll know that there are types of footage that we wouldn't post, and circumstances surrounding the shooting of particular videos that mean...

Russia: Croatian Writer on Politkovskaya

Russia: Grozny War Diaries, 1994-95

“Every wall, every gate, every street has their signs of war in Grozny.” Like hundreds of other members of the Virtual Grozny Russian-language forum, Natasha Raslambekova lived in Chechnya's capital...

Russia: Wi-Fi in Novgorod

Russia: Treatment of Georgians

Blogger Sukhumi has been following the coverage of the persecution of Georgians in Russia (previous Global Voices posts are here and here). He writes (RUS): On the TV channel “Imedi”...

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