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There are 38 item(s) tagged with the keyword "social issues".

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1. Small-Town Russia and the War

Sociologists spent a month living in small-town Russia to understand how Russians feel about the war in Ukraine.

Tags: rural life, ukraine war, social issues
2. Brothers by Blood, if Nothing Else

The Independent journal People of Baikal profiled the Batrakov brothers: one who's stateside, the other on the front lines of Ukraine.

Tags: war in ukraine, orphans, social issues
3. Teach Not Fear, But Self-Esteem

A trans woman from St. Petersburg was forced to pull her child from school because of her gender. 

Tags: trans women, politics, education, social issues, lgbt
4. The Registration Lady Can't be Stopped

Despite fines and threats, a Kaluga activist continues to help migrants access benefits in Russia.

Tags: censorship, war in ukraine, draft, social issues, migrants, immigration
5. Children with Child

From pressuring teens to abort to denying requested abortions, orphanages in Russia often mishandle pregnancy cases. 

Tags: social issues, pregnancy, teenagers, adoption, orphans, orphanage
6. He Was Sentenced to 17 Years. Now He Is Free.

Vladimir Putin pardons a convicted killer involved in the Russian war in Ukraine.

Tags: social issues, military, russia file, government, law, war
7. Ecocide, Russia's Latest Weapon of War

Ukraine's Kakhovka Dam exploded, killing at least 13 people and thousands of animals and causing irreparable damage.

Tags: politics, social issues, war in ukraine, kakhovka dam, environment
8. Welcome To Modern Slavery

Russia placed eighth in a global ranking of modern slavery.

Tags: workers, russia file, social issues, statistics
9. Russia To Ban Gender Reassignment?

A bill was introduced to the State Duma that would ban gender-affirming surgery and gender changes in official documents.

Tags: health, duma, social issues, human rights, lgbt
10. While Supplies Last

Prices for Moscow real estate, usually a hot market, are down a record 35 percent.

Tags: business, economy, real estate, social issues

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