Tag: obscurantism

Russia Becoming ‘Land of Obscurantism in Age of Smartphones,’ Moscow Psychologist Says

July 14, 2014

Staunton, July 13 – Despite the trappings of modernity, Russia is rapidly moving toward an obscurantist medievalism much Afghanistan under the Taliban and Iran under the ayatollahs and equally and even more disturbingly much like Germany under the Third Reich, according to Aleksandr Asmolov, a psychologist at Moscow State University. “Today,” he told Dozhd television’s […]