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1. Can't Get No...

Who, what, where, and why: the kerfuffle over a few aviation cadets and their posting of a slightly racy video online. And how average Russians rose to defend them.

Tags: internet, censorship
2. Death of Cinema?

This is the first time that Russia's Culture Ministry has censored a film by cancelling its license to be shown in theaters. Satire takes a hit.

Tags: romanovs, film, censorship
3. Note Book

All the news that is fit to print, including notes on art, the environment, clocks and monuments.

Tags: neizvestny, hermitage, censorship
4. Superputin, Sly Wolves, & Censorship Stalkers

An art exhibit proves once and for all that Putin is a superhero. Plus, World Cup counterfeits, how Russian media monitoring works, and a leopard cub.

Tags: animals, censorship, world cup, art, putin
By Alice E.M. Underwood
5. New Culture Wars?

Early morning police raids and the conundrum that Kirill Serebrennikov and his Gogol Theater are facing.

Tags: censorship, theater, art
6. More Dangerous Than Gunpowder

Under Stalin, a poem could mean life or death. For many poets, it was a one-way ticket to the Gulag. Today, poems can be a means to face cultural memories of arrests in the night, forced labor, and the silence demanded of people fearing those fates. 

Tags: poetry, gulag, prison, memory, history, literature, Akhmatova, Ozerov, Samoilov, censorship
By Alice E.M. Underwood

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