Tag: Russian liberals

Russian National Culture Matters But Less than Many Think, Pain Says

April 12, 2015

Staunton, April 10 – Russian national culture is not the determinant of the country’s development that many now believe it to be, according to Emil Pain, a leading Moscow expert on ethnicity and culture. Instead, it may “shade” this or that political or economic arrangements found in a variety of places. At a Liberal Mission […]

Internet Use in Russia Reinforcing Nationalism as Well as Liberalism, Study Finds

December 16, 2014

Staunton, December 15 – Many in the West assume that Russians who turn to the Internet instead of government-controlled media will become more liberal as a result, but in fact, a new study finds, Internet use by Russians has an impact much like that in other countries: by their choice of sites, surfers seek and […]