Bigger than Sochi

Bigger than Sochi

Now, with the Olympics running their full course, the Russian media have place for little else. It’s been this way for awhile. All eyes here have been on Sochi and have been following the elaborate preparations for the winter games. Yet not long ago, for a week or so,...
Victory Day

Victory Day

For many Americans May 9 is just another spring day. In Russia, however, one would have to be comatose not to pick up that this date marks the anniversary of the Allies’ victory over Nazi Germany. World War Two will not be soon forgotten here. Much of it was fought on...