Russian MPs had to choose between domestic violence and human rights standards. They chose ‘traditional values’.
The Andrey Rylkov Foundation distributes sterile needles to people who use drugs on the streets of Moscow. Now they are facing the Ministry of Justice which is accusing them of being “foreign agents”. Ivan Varentsov explains the case below.
An abortion ban was never a solution to demographic problems — it was always a primitive totalitarian attempt to fix economic instability.
Russia poses a threat to Europe. But not as we know it.
Protests and strikes across Russia show that the country’s “silent majority” is becoming louder. But are pundits even listening?