Category Archives: War on Ukraine

Navalny didn’t believe in death. Neither do I

I jumped out of my chair. An involuntary shock reaction to the headline in the New York Times. It doesn’t seem possible. The other night, a friend of Navalny’s, Russian journalist Mikhail Zygar, talked to Lawrence O’Donnell. When O’Donnell suggested … Continue reading

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“Russia Russia Russia!”

From Harper’s Weekly Review: Russian officials in the Belgorod region held a ribbon-cutting for a new bridge that appeared to be stolen from a neighboring village; a Russian volunteer asked social media followers for donations of body bags for soldiers … Continue reading

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But which St. Petersburg?

[Sic] From Harper’s Weekly Review: Austria‚Äôs pro-Russia former foreign minister was reported to be moving to St. Petersburg, along with her two ponies.

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