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1. Online Inroads

Putin opened a new highway in Yekaterinburg Oblast, remotely.

Tags: politics, technology, putin, transport
2. A Rain Check for Respect

Due to scheduling conflicts, Putin was not able to attend Gorbachev's funeral.

Tags: politics, news, vladimir putin, Mikhail Gorbachev
3. Kremlin Cancels Culture

A working group of the Russian State Duma has compiled a list of cultural figures who have denounced the war in Ukraine. They can either "repent" or quit their jobs.

Tags: culture, political repression, dissent, politics, war in ukraine
4. Not My Circus, Not My Monkeys

Performers from both the United States and Ukraine are invited to participate in a circus festival in St. Petersburg this fall.

Tags: Ukraine, politics, performance art, international, circus, festival
5. Huawei Slinks Out

Russia's international economic isolation continues as Chinese telecoms giant Huawei moves to leave the country.

Tags: sanctions, economy, politics, war in ukraine
6. International Women's Day

Today is International Women's Day, which traces its roots to 1917, when Russian women demanded "bread and peace." Four days later the tsar was forced to abdicate and the provisional government granted women the right to vote. What's going on today in Russia?

Tags: tsar, politics, women
7. Battle of the Zoo Mascots

A Siberian zoo's mascot competition has ended in fraudulent activity, anger, and political outrage. 

Tags: politics, mascot, zoo, Siberia, novosibirsk
8. Biking with Style, with Putin: The Night Wolves

Russia has an ultranationalist, pro-Putin motorcycle gang. Because of course it does.

Tags: men, ideology, culture, propaganda, politics, putin, motor sports
9. Valuing Values

In an effort to prevent the "cult of selfishness," Russia's Ministry of Culture is implementing a project to preserve traditional values in 2022.

Tags: politics, government, memory, culture
10. The New Year's Fairytale Nobody Asked For

A little girl from Moscow just asked for a robotic toy dog, but instead, she got a rather unusual tale from one of Russia's head political leaders. 

Tags: fairy tales, new year's eve, New Year, politics, humor, toys, gifts

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