There Is No Other Way

Oleg Shein posted the following on his Facebook page: Today, the State Duma adopted a law raising the minimum wage from 6200 to 7500 rubles. This is

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The Payback for Work

For all intents and purposes, Russia’s official unemployment rate remains quite low for an economy in recession. The Russian Statistical Agency reports that the official

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The Day Kyiv Blew Up

Guest post by William Risch On January 19, 2014, Kyiv exploded.  It started with a peaceful mass rally of over 100,000 people at Independence Square

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