A storm of drivel. Ilya Shablinsky – on how Putin killed a man and addressed the Federal Assembly [Spektr.press]

1 March 2024 by Ilya Shablinsky Source: Spektr.press As expected, Putin's latest address to the Federal Assembly was about the war and how wonderful it will be to live with…

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The Boring Test. Valery Panyushkin on the criteria for an effective politician

2 March 2024 By Valery Panyushkin Source: Spektr.press When addressing the European Parliament in Strasbourg and speaking on how progressives can defeat Putin and end the war, Yulia Navalnaya used…

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“If you’re afraid of criminal charges, you can’t live in Russia.” Oleg Roldugin, editor-in-chief of Sobesednik, on how the issue with Navalny was seized  and why the last independent publication in Russia has still not been shut down [Spektr.press]

The latest issue of Sobesednik came out with a photo of Aleksei Navalny, after which its print run was confiscated. Photo: Vk.com 4 March 2024 by Andrei Presnyakov  Source: Spektr.press…

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Anna Karetnikova: Resuscitation measures are always carried out. Even when there is obviously no benefit to the deceased.

18 February 2024 Anna Karetnikova Source: Facebook I was thinking that maybe (just maybe) it is not the best idea to collect signatures for the relatives to be given the…

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“A sense of utter despair”. What is Penal Colony IK-3, where Aleksei Navalny died, like? 

Aleksei Navalny 16 February 2024 by Aleksei Yablokov Source: Spektr.press On 25 December 2023, Aleksei Navalny’s press-secretary, Kira Yarmush, said on X that the politician and activist had been sent to the…

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