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Conspiracy Theories in Russia

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Ilya Yablokov is a lecturer in the School of Languages, Cultures and Societies at the University of Leeds where he specializes in Russian media and international broadcasting, Russian politics, conspiracy theories, and nation-building in the post-Soviet space. He’s the author of Fortress Russia: Conspiracy Theories in the Post-Soviet World published by Polity.


Garbage, “I Think I’m Paranoid,” Version 2.0, 1998.