• We Spoke with the Euromaidan Activist Who Was Forced to Flee Crimea

    As the head of the Euromaidan movement in the Crimean city of Sevastopol, Ukraine, Viktor Neganov led about 100 Ukrainians in his hometown to call for an end to corruption. Once the Russian troops took control of the peninsula, Viktor escaped to Kiev...

  • Russian Roulette: The Invasion of Ukraine (Dispatch Five)

    Russian Roulette: The Invasion of Ukraine (Dispatch Five)

  • Listen to pacificUV's New Single, "Russians"

    You have to admit: living in a post-apocalyptic nuclear winter would be *kind of* cool...

  • Over The Counter Habits

    The FSB (which is like the FBI but waaaay scarier) gassed the “Nord-Ost” hostages with it in October 2002 to prevent some Chechen mujahadeen from blowing the building up with 900 or so hostages inside. The women and children simply OD’d on the stuff...

  • Full Metal Torture

    Over the recent New Year's holidays, Private Andrei Sychyov's superiors tied him to a chair and beat him continuously for hours and hours, taking breaks only to sustain their drinking binge.

  • Russians in London

    Dasha is a 19-year-old Economics student and the only child of a media tycoon from Moscow. With a Hermès Birkin collection that would make Paris Hilton piss in her panties, Dasha loves to blow her family's cash.