Ruins of the Soviet Empire


Spotted today in southern Moscow. Continue reading “Ruins of the Soviet Empire”

Миронов Павел Андреевич (Mironov Pavel Andreyevich)


Mironov Pavel Andreyevich

Миронов Павел Андреевич

(1923-2002).

My grandfather Mironov Pavel Andreyevich.

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Voice of the Russian Jilted Generation


The Politics of Music & the Music of Politics.

Track №1: “The Turbulent 90s”.
Voice of the Russian Jilted Generation
Voice of the Russian Jilted Generation
Note from the Narrator: this post is a perfect example of dangerous and misleading Russian propaganda and should be read with a tin foil hat on. It demonizes the glorious years of the first Russian president Boris Yeltsin who will be remembered forever.
Glory to democracy!
Glory to the ultraliberal heroes!
Comment from Captain Obviov: many things obvious to Russians are often seen as some sort of 'KGB propaganda' by Westerners. They don't trust those Russians who challenge their knowledge of 'what Russia is' and tend to believe Russia's yes men instead, who are experts in caressing Westerners' confirmation bias and ushanka syndrome.

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#Russia: Drone Captures Majesty of Worker & Kolkhoz Woman Statue


© Russian Universe, 2013. Continue reading “#Russia: Drone Captures Majesty of Worker & Kolkhoz Woman Statue”