Belo(Russian) Catch-22

(Belo)Russian Catch-22

You can have both Belorussian and Russian visa and still be prevented from entering Russia from the Belorussian territory. I got trapped in the local catch-22.

marcus-schmidt-interview

Optimism of intellect – a conversation with David Marcus

Thanks to a new wave of small intellectual magazines, an infectious buzz has returned to public debate in the United States. Roman Schmidt talks to David Marcus who, as a new editor at Dissent, is well placed to provide the lowdown what’s driving this genuinely critical movement.