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The Russian Anti-Olympic Protest that Putin Doesn’t Want You to Know About

On Valentine’s Day, the Russian authorities arrested a man named Asker Sokht. Sokht is a prominent member of the Circassian ethnic minority, many of whom are protesting the Olympic Games in Sochi, a city that is part of their ancestral homeland. What’s remarkable, though, [...]

May 31, 2014 The Street
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Artful dodgers: urban interventionists Partizaning are taking back the streets

On a perfect summer day in Moscow the volunteer collective of art historians, street artists and activists known as Partizaning took the metro down to the suburb of Troparevo-Nikulino. There, at the southwestern end of the ornate Sokolnicheskaya line, they [...]

March 11, 2013 The Street
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Cross Cultural Cabaret: An Evening with Psoy Korolenko

the wandering scholar from Moscow talks & sings on Yiddish-Russian Links in folklore & popular culture (in English, Russian, Yiddish & some French) tuesday, 15 january 2013 7 pm 448 E. Ferry Street, Detroit Free Concert Want to listen to [...]

January 15, 2013 Events, Graffiti