Tag: Tibetan Studies

Kremlin Re-Imposing Soviet Myth about Voluntary ‘Joining’ of Non-Russians to Russia, Buryat Scholar Says

June 29, 2014

Staunton, June 27 – Moscow is forcibly re-imposing the Soviet-era mythology that the Buryats and other non-Russians joined Russia voluntarily and now live happily as part of the multi-national society of that country, according to a Buryat scholar who was fired and then forced to seek asylum in the US because his research challenges that […]