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Isaac Webb · June, 2017

Former RuNet Echo co-editor. Writer and editor based in Kyiv, Ukraine. Former Fulbright Fellow in Ukraine and Junior Fellow at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. MA from Stanford, BA from Washington and Lee. Follow me on Twitter @isaacdwebb.

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Latest posts by Isaac Webb from June, 2017

26 June 2017

Is the End Near for Telegram in Russia?

RuNet EchoAdvox

Blocking Telegram in Russia would surely decrease its popularity, but there is no guarantee that it will help stifle communication among violent extremist groups.

19 June 2017

‘Who Has the Most Selfies?’ Council of Bloggers Meets for First Time in Russian Parliament

RuNet Echo

"I have more than ten thousand [selfies]," firebrand politician Vladimir Zhirinovsky joked. "Who has more than me? No one!"

5 June 2017

Digital Guerrillas Bring Down Russian State Censor's Website

RuNet EchoAdvox

How hackers tricked Internet service providers into blocking the state censor's website.