Category Archives: Yury Luzhkov

La Russophobe and Paul Goble; Just Say No to Imperialist Corporatism

    Can anybody tell me what the hell this is about? This crazy rant, third-hand from La Russophobe via The Indispensable Paul Goble via Aleksey Shornikov is suddenly beginning to gain a fair bit of traction with russophobes and … Continue reading

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Hey, Baby – We’re Still Here

What with writing on a variety of sources that I typically do not, guest posts and the like, it’s been some time since I visited my old friend and muse La Russophobe. I’ve slowly come round to the viewpoint that … Continue reading

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The Power Vertical Performs an Autoenema

It’s fairly obvious that the folks at The Power Vertical don’t much care for Putin, or for Medvedev. And that’s certainly their privilege. It’s evident that they’d like Russia to be run by Boris Nemtsov: that, too, is their privilege. … Continue reading

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What I Did on my Summer Vacation, by Yury Luzhkov

Just about everyone agrees that Moscow mayor Yury Luzhkov would have to have hired a disaster choreographer in order to make himself appear a worse example of responsible civic leadership, during the suffering of Musovites as a result of wildfires around … Continue reading

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