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Igor Palmin: Photographing the Unofficial Soviet Art World

Flickr recently became a gateway into the art world of Soviet Russia thanks to photographer Igor Palmin, who uploaded his vast back catalogue onto the site… 140 more words

Cold War

Pursuit of a Master of Science in Global Affairs

As a non-traditional student, I experience many of the same things as my younger counterparts. I have noticed though, that since entering graduate school at NYU, there is less of an age gap with classmates and definitely individuals my age and older in the program. 1,072 more words


A Russian soldier's Instagram posts may be the clearest indication of Moscow's involvement in East Ukraine

Moscow has tried to hide its support for pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine, but some social media posts from a Russian soldier may reveal even more direct involvement in the region. 539 more words


Hard Times on the Farm

I started writing this post almost a week ago, but decided that I should wait until word got out to our shareholders and community members before I put it up on the blog. 664 more words


For eastern Ukrainians, a growing doubt: Is Russia manipulating us?

Russia has long been viewed with brotherly affection in eastern Ukraine. But some easterners are becoming disillusioned after seeing facts on the ground contrast with fictions in Russian media.

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