Evan Gershkovich

Opinion 4 days ago

Retired Opposition Mayor Yevgeny Roizman Predicts a Crackdown

Retired Opposition Mayor Yevgeny Roizman Predicts a Crackdown

Opinion 4 days ago

The end of the World Cup will bring Russia back to a harsh reality.

News 1 week ago

A Gulag Historian Returns to Prison

A Gulag Historian Returns to Prison

News 1 week ago

Acquitted of child pornography, Yury Dmitriyev now faces charges of sexual assault.

Opinion 1 week ago

Guus Hiddink Won't Predict Russia's World Cup Matches Now

Guus Hiddink Won't Predict Russia's World Cup Matches Now

Opinion 1 week ago

“Nothing about their play said: ‘Hey, this team is growing towards becoming a competitive tournament team.’”

News 1 week ago

Igor Akinfeyev: Russian Football's Saving Grace

Igor Akinfeyev: Russian Football's Saving Grace

News 1 week ago

A series of infamous blunders had left Russian fans with serious doubts about their keeper.

News 2 weeks ago

‘I’m Scared I’ll Die Working'

‘I’m Scared I’ll Die Working'

News 2 weeks ago

Across the country on Sunday, Russians of all political stripes protested the new retirement ages.

Opinion 2 weeks ago

Where Have Moscow's Homeless People Gone?

Where Have Moscow's Homeless People Gone?

Opinion 2 weeks ago

You can still see them if you look closely, but officials have tried to hide them from view.

News 3 weeks ago

Bettors Backed Russia Even As Most Had Given Up

Bettors Backed Russia Even As Most Had Given Up

News 3 weeks ago

Going against the grain, Russian gamblers put their money on the home team.

Opinion 3 weeks ago

A Thirsty Journalist Takes on the World Cup's Beer Ban

A Thirsty Journalist Takes on the World Cup's Beer Ban

Opinion 3 weeks ago

On match days, host cities are restricting sales of alcohol.

News 3 weeks ago

The World Cup Gold Rush: Sex Dolls, Disco Parties, Chocolates and More

The World Cup Gold Rush: Sex Dolls, Disco Parties, Chocolates and More

News 3 weeks ago

With FIFA set to make billions, local businesses want a slice of the pie.

Opinion 1 month ago

Even Putin Has a World Cup Plan B

Even Putin Has a World Cup Plan B

Opinion 1 month ago

The tournament’s host almost certainly will be eliminated