Society of Spectacle

For the last few days Russian Live Journal has been reeling over the posting of a video showing the execution of two men, a Tadjik

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Race Brawl at Kitai-Gorod

A street brawl broke out near Slavyanskaya Ploshchad in Moscow on Friday night when Russian nationalist youth “armed with metal poles and broken bottles” attacked

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The Binary of Nationhood

In his masterful narrative of Imperial Russian history, Russian: People and Empire, Geoffrey Hosking stated that Russian nationhood is caught in an irreconcilable binary between

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