Daria Litvinova

News 5 months ago

Going Down in Flames

Going Down in Flames

News 5 months ago

Incompetence, neglect and rash reforms are undermining Moscow firefighters’ ability to tackle major fires.

News 5 months ago

Russia’s Big Brother Is Trying To Watch You (But Is Annoyed You Won't Let Him.)

Russia’s Big Brother Is Trying To Watch You (But Is Annoyed You Won't Let Him.)

News 5 months ago

Russian authorities want to wipe anonymity out of the Internet. But is it possible?

News 6 months ago

Russian Court Convicts 'Extremist' Ukraine Library Director

Russian Court Convicts 'Extremist' Ukraine Library Director

News 6 months ago

Compared to most librarians, the last 19 months have been unusually dramatic for Natalya Sharina.

City 6 months ago

The Protests That Aren't Going Away

The Protests That Aren't Going Away

City 6 months ago

City authorities struggle to contain growing resentment with their demolition program.

News 6 months ago

Panic Mode: Moscow Probe Into Anti-Gay Purge Has Chechen Leaders Rattled

Panic Mode: Moscow Probe Into Anti-Gay Purge Has Chechen Leaders Rattled

News 6 months ago

Moscow sends a delegation to Chechnya to investigate anti-gay crimes, sending local officials into panic mode.

News 6 months ago

Unfriended: Ukraine Bans Russia's Biggest Social Networks

Unfriended: Ukraine Bans Russia's Biggest Social Networks

News 6 months ago

Ukraine has banned Russia’s largest social networks and online services. But it probably won’t further damage relations or IT markets

News 7 months ago

Why Does Russia Loathe Its ‘Old, Fat and Ugly’?

Why Does Russia Loathe Its ‘Old, Fat and Ugly’?

News 7 months ago

Russia’s intolerance for the overweight is under the spotlight after a flight attendant sued her employers.

City 7 months ago

The Great Leveler: Muscovites Unite Against Housing Demolitions

The Great Leveler: Muscovites Unite Against Housing Demolitions

City 7 months ago

A government program to demolish residential buildings is bringing Muscovites together in protest

News 7 months ago

The Children Russia Can’t Let Go

The Children Russia Can’t Let Go

News 7 months ago

American families hope to convince the Kremlin to lift its adoption ban by telling stories of success. But is anyone willing to listen?

News 8 months ago

Russia’s Phony Jehovah’s Witnesses

Russia’s Phony Jehovah’s Witnesses

News 8 months ago

When Jehovah's Witnesses arrived at the Russian Supreme Court on Wednesday morning, crowds lined the streets — but it wasn't their people.