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Russia's Universities are Packed with Liberals Who Want to Destroy Her

The author is one of the most prominent economists in Russia.  He calls for a thorough change of personnel at two of the country's most important universities - the Higher School of Economics, and...

The West Resembles a Decapitated Rooster, Wings Still Flapping, Barely Flying

Orlov is one of our favorite essayists on Russia and all sorts of other things. He moved to the US as a child, and lives in the Boston area. He is one of the...

The West's Rejection of God Will End in Misery and Terror – Solzhenitsyn's Prophetic 1983 Warning

This article originally appeared on a new site about the Christian renaissance in Russia, called Russian Faith. Their introductory video is at end of this article. Introduction by Chris Banescu As a survivor of the Communist Holocaust I...

Russia Is Making High-Budget, High Quality Christian Cartoons – Imagine If Disney Were Christian – Soon With English Subtitles

In old Russia, nearly 1000 years ago, Saints Peter & Fevronia set an enduring example of Christian devotion — both to God and to each other. While Peter bravely conquered dangerous foes, his bride...

The REAL Holocaust: The 1915 Armenian Genocide and its Russophobic Origins

Johann von Bernstorff (German ambassador); "The way the Armenian problem was solved was hair-raising. I can still see in front of me Talaat's cynical expression, when he emphasized that the Armenian question was solved."1...
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Was Hitler's Invasion of Russia Defensive, to Foil an Attack by Stalin?

The author is the founder and editor of the Unz Review, a conservative American political website, and a one-time candidate for the governor of California. For many years I maintained far too many magazine...

Favorite Cossack Ballad About Love and War, 'Not for Me – Ne Dlya Menya' (Video)

The most famous Cossack song, sung at dinners, concerts and campfires This article from our archives was first published on RI in June 2018 RI Staff Fri, Apr 9 2021 | 100

Pochaev – Amazing Ukrainian Fortress-Monastery: 800 Years of War and Prayer

This article originally appeared on: Russian Faith, a new website with news about the Christian renaissance in Russia. See their introductory video at end of article. Far away in western Ukraine, where mighty rivers flow through...

As Ruble Falls, Domestic Tourism Booms – Check Out the Russian Fairy Tale Town of Suzdal (Video)

It doesn't get much more Russian than this This article from our archives was first published on RI in February 2016This post first appeared on Russia Insider This was on the main evening news...

Rasputin Was A Great And Good Man, Cruelly Murdered and Slandered by Evil British Spies

This article gives an excellent account of the revisionist view of the story of Rasputin, which is now widely accepted in Russia.  It is 180 degrees different from what is generally known about him...

The Cossacks, Part 2: Protecting Pochaev Monastery from Fascists and Heretics

This is the preview of the second part of an article which originally appeared on: Russian Faith, a new website with news about the Christian renaissance in Russia. For an Intro video to Russian...
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Russia's Most Jaw-Dropping Ancient Citadels

This article originally appeared at Russia & India Report 1. Moscow LORI / LEGION MEDIA The Kremlin (with a capital “K”) is the most popular sight in Moscow. All tour guides make a point...

The Extraordinary Story of Alexander Nevsky, the 13th C. Prince, Russia's Most Popular Leader Ever

This article originally appeared on a new site about the Christian renaissance in Russia, called Russian Faith. Their introductory video is at end of this article. Editors Note: This article is part of a series ‘Russian Christian Military...

An Amazing War Memorial At Site of Biggest Tank Battle Ever (Kursk Battle)

This article is from a series by the invaluable William Brumfield, (Wikipedia), Professor of Slavic Studies at Tulane University, New Orleans, USA. Brumfield is the world's leading historian of Russian architecture.  He makes frequent...

Monastery of Sts. Boris and Gleb in Torzhok: In memory of martyred princes

This article originally appeared on a new site about the Christian renaissance in Russia, called Russian Faith. Their introductory video is at end of this article. At the beginning of the 20th century the Russian chemist and...

Our Top 10 Favorite Russian Christian Paintings (A Very Subjective List)

So rich in all the arts, Russia produced a treasure of great painting, mostly in the 2nd half of the 19th century, but also, significantly, since the end of Communism. On Sunday mornings we are pleased...

Russian Beauty Sings Patriotic Favorite – Audience Loves It and Sings Along (Video)

Good wholesome patriotic music is all the rage in Russia.  We don't know who the singer is, maybe someone in the comments can tell us. [embed]https://youtube.com/watch?v=t2W47fpL7pI[/embed] Here the birds do not sing the trees...

New Russian Film About 20th Century Crimean Saint (Luke)

This article originally appeared at Pravoslavie.ru On April 30, 2015, the film, Curing Fear, will be released, based on the history of life of the outstanding surgeon, scientist, and Holy Hierarch Luke, Archbishop of...

This Ultra-Conservative Christian Genius Had Total Influence in 19th C. Russia (Pobedonostsev)

About the author: For lovers of Russian culture, folklore, and history, Kotar’s work is a treasure. The grandson of White Russian immigrants, the 34-year-old is an author of epic fantasy novels inspired by Russian fairy...

A Beautiful Braid Is a Long Tradition of Russian Women (Video)

In ancient times a good braid was more important for a Russian bride than a dowry This article from our archives was first published on RI in March 2019This post first appeared on Russia...