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Alexey Sidorenko · December, 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 December, 2010

15 December 2010

Russia: Studying Online Mobilization of the Manezh Riots

RuNet Echo

Recent riots on Manezhnaya Square next to the Kremlin showed that Russian soccer fans have become a powerful community who can mobilize thousands very quickly around an event. Last week,...

Russia: Police Intensifies Surveillance ‘to Prevent Calls to Violence’

Russia: Photos and a Testimony of the Clashes in Moscow

Russia: the Blogosphere Boils As Ethnic Clashes Flood Moscow

7 December 2010

The Sad Fate of Russia's “YouTube Cops”

RuNet Echo

Several police officers have followed in the footsteps of Alexey Dymovskiy, uploading YouTube testimonies of wrongdoings within the police force in the past year. Unfortunately, nearly all have suffered arrests,...

Russia: Khimki Local Provider Blocked Environmentalist Website

Russia: Omsk Forum Users Publish Erotic Socio-Political Calendar

Russia: Another Photo Report on Critical Situation in Moscow Hospital