Sex, Lies and Offshore Vehicles: How Russia Became the Country It Is Today
As this extract from Oliver Bullough's book 'Moneyland' makes clear, it is remarkably easy to loot a country providing you are in charge of it.
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Photos of an Illegal Mental Health Awareness March in Moscow
Campaigners of PsychoActive risked arrest to demonstrate against the lack of mental health support in Russia.
Portraits of Women Inside Russia’s Modern Gulags
"In jail they don't stop being mothers, sisters, teachers, loved ones, grandparents or simply cute girls."
How Russia Fell in Love with Candy Bars Made of Blood
Many Soviet children grew up loving the sweetness, texture, and slight metallic twang of Hematogen bars—without knowing what was in them.
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Trump Never Had Anything to Fear from an Insider Like Robert Mueller
We have effectively written white-collar crime and public corruption out of the US code.
The Mueller Report Actually Looks Like Good News for the Democrats
Most Democrats didn't really want an impeachment fight, and now they're free to move on to more important battles.
Professional Slapping Is The World’s Greatest Sport
You do not want to get into a slap fight with the Russian man known as Dumpling.
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The Most Important Media News of the Last Two Weeks
Facebook struggle to connect with teens, while a picture of an egg is here to cure our mental health problems.
Toxic Black Snow Is Covering Towns in Siberia
“The future of our children is terrifying.”
Photos of the Ukrainian Camp Where Children Were Trained to Kill
Every summer they trained 150 kids as young as eight to fight, shoot and survive.
Russia Is Reopening an Investigation Into the World’s Greatest Mystery
Google the “Dyatlov Pass incident” and you are going find some incredible theories into the mysterious deaths of nine hikers.
Inside Robert Mueller's Horny, Joking-but-Not-Really Fandom
The special counsel "has all of the qualities of a super crush: He's mysterious. He doesn't return phone calls. He plays hard to get."