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Alexey Sidorenko · July, 2010

Born in Moscow. Graduated from the Moscow State University and defended Ph.D thesis there. Currently finishing MA thesis in the Warsaw University, Poland. Worked in Carnegie Moscow Center from 2005 till 2008 in the “Society and Regions” programm. More events at my blog

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Latest posts by Alexey Sidorenko from July, 2010

Russia: The First Case of YouTube Ban

Alexey Sidorenko writes about the Russian authorities' first attempt to ban YouTube.

Russia Tops Aggressive Internet Traffic Rating

Russia: Prosecutor That Banned Youtube Gives Interview

Russia: LiveJournal Under Fire Of Criticism for “Innovations”

Russia: Forest Park Defenders Attack Khimki City Administration

Russia: Unknown People in Masks and Police Attack Environmentalists

Russia: Anti-Religious Online Group Closed

Russia: “Why Did They Kill Yuri Volkov?”

The murder of a TV journalist and football fan Yuri Volkov in the centre of Moscow on July 10, 2010, became a widely discussed event in the Russian blogosphere. A...

Russia: Roadtrip to Caucasus

Russia: Pictures of the Khimki Forest Defense

Russia: Collection of Online Ideas

Russia: Priest's Blog Hacked

Russia: New Election Codex Project Discussed Online

Last month, a Russian non-governmental election-monitoring organization, Golos (A Voice), published an alternative Election Codex on the internet, that is designed to provide free, fair and transparent elections in Russia....

Russia: Deadly Combination of Alcoholism and Heat

Russia: Photo of Four Rainbows

Russia: Tax Service Lacks Paper to Process Documents

Russia: New “One Day Rule” for Censoring Comments on Demand

Alexey Sidorenko analyses the new practice of comment removal on news media websites introduced by the Russian authorities. Although not direct and not efficient, it threatens to significantly limit online...

Russia: Political Regime as a Model for Social Network

USA, Russia: Discussing ‘Spies’ 2.0

The arrest of 11 individuals belonging to a network of alleged Russian spies became the topic of the week on the Russian Internet. Alexey Sidorenko reviews the online discussion.

Russia: Hackers Provoke Closure of the Major News Website

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