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Ilya Klishin

Ilya Klishin is the online editor-in-chief for TV Rain, Russia's only independent television station. He has contributed work to Russia's most prominent free press, including Vedomosti, Snob, Slon, OpenSpace, and others. Klishin was also one of the leading organizers of the 2011-2012 winter protests in Moscow against election fraud in the December 2011 parliamentary elections.

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Latest posts by Ilya Klishin

30 January 2015

How Putin Secretly Conquered Russia's Social Media Over the Past 3 Years

RuNet Echo

In a special column for RuNet Echo, TV Rain's online chief editor, Ilya Klishin, discusses the Kremlin's slow but steady capture of online social media in Russia.