Tag: Russian conspiracy theories

Two Troubling Questions about Putin: Is He Sick? And Is He Getting Rid of Witnesses?

January 5, 2016

Only Three Groups of Russian Regions Likely to Do Relatively Well in 2016, Zubarevich Says 2016-01-05 20:09:37 Staunton, VA, January 5, 2016 —  The absence of property rights, the excessive involvement of the state in the economy, ineffective investments and massive corruption would all have to be changed for the economies of Russia’s regions and […]

Sergey Glazyev and the American Fascist Cult

June 8, 2015

Among Russian politicians who had already established relations with the Western far right in the 1990s, Sergey Glazyev, currently an adviser to Russian President Vladimir Putin on the issues of regional economic integration, is one of the most prominent. In 1992-1993, Glazyev was Minister of External Economic Relations of the Russian Federation, but resigned in […]

Russia Update: More Than 30,000 March in Memory of Slain Opposition Leader Nemtsov

March 1, 2015

Welcome to our column, Russia Update, where we will be closely following day-to-day developments in Russia, including the Russian government’s foreign and domestic policies. The previous issue is here. UPDATES BELOW Both government and opposition have advanced various theories about the people behind the assassination of opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, ranging from a jealous lover […]