Tag: Russia


Petitions and Protests

Red flags wave in the sky as several thousand protestors shiver in St. Petersburg’s September air. A troubled crowd of seniors and youth alike hold their hastily made posters. “We want to live on our pensions, not die at work,” one sign reads. Police stand by restlessly waiting for the […]


Attack on Russian Ex-spy

On March 4th, a 66-year-old ex Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his 33-year-old daughter Yuria, were heavily injured by consecutive blunt hits to the head. In response, U.S. expelled over sixty Russian officials from its territories (New York, Washington D.C., etc.) and closed the Seattle Russian Consulate. Fourteen countries including […]