Michael Cole on how hard-right figures have used cats to soften their image.
Louis Train reviews new translations of books by Russian politician Grigory Yavlinsky and scholar Sergei Medvedev.
Bozho Kolov recounts the latest news from Bulgaria, Jan-Feb 2020.
They’re Coming for Us: Reviewing Eliot Borenstein’s Plots Against Russia: conspiracy and fantasy after socialism
For years, Eliot Borenstein’s previous book, Overkill: sex and violence in contemporary Russian popular culture, has been my go-to recommendation for colleagues and Russocurious friends who want [...]
MinKavkaz to be abolished. The resignation of Russia’s government on 22 January will have a direct impact on the North Caucasus (also see below), as the federal Ministry of North Caucasus [...]