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· September, 2006

Stories about Russia from September, 2006

20 September 2006

Russia: Svetlana Bakhmina's Appeal

Eastern Europe: Video documents homophobia on the rise

Human Rights Video

The latest twist in the long-running saga of anti-gay violence and state oppression took place yesterday in Moscow, as an appeals court upheld the earlier lower court ruling to ban...

15 September 2006

Russia: “Elitny Dress Code”

Russia: Buran

Russia: Kondopoga

Russia: “Kadyrov is a Human, Too”

On October 5, Chechen prime minister Ramzan Kadyrov turns 30, the age at which it would be legal for him to become the republic's president. Although he denies striving for...

13 September 2006

Russia: Madonna Visits Orphanage

Russia: Mushroom Season

Russia: Guerrillas in Ingushetia

Russia: Tear of Grief; Intro to Orthodox Culture

In Moscow, Zurab Tsereteli‘s works seem ubiquitous – and disliked by many. In New Jersey, his first one was dedicated on Sept. 11 in Bayonne: a gift from the Russian...