Russian politics (English texts)

More than 13,000 military personnel from Buryatia may be at war in Ukraine
Feminist Anti-War Resistance/FAS
November 20, 2022
How Russia’s loyal ‘opposition’ parties support the war against Ukraine
Simon Pirani
November 17, 2022
Russia: Abolition culture: the play Zuleikha Opens Her Eyes was withdrawn because of the author's anti-war stance
Feminist Anti-War Resistance/FAS (Russia)
November 14, 2022
Russia: The security services will monitor the world view of citizens
Feminist Anti-War Resistance/FAS
November 10, 2022
Mutinies in the Russian army
November 9, 2022
Feminist Anti-war Resistance: Russia is no alternative to Western imperialism
Feminist anti-war Resistance (FAS)
November 9, 2022
About Russian Neo-Imperialism
Bernd Gehrke
November 1, 2022
Russia: Conscription is violence and slavery
Feminist Anti-War Resistance/FAS (Russia)
November 1, 2022
Russia: ‘Because I struggle, I am innocent’
Xerta Nadezhda Nizovkina
October 31, 2022
Music and the USSR: Two Poles of Nostalgia for the Soviet era?
Ivan Beletsky
October 30, 2022
Russia: Combative sisterhood
Ella Rossman (Feminist Anti-War Alliance)
October 29, 2022
Russia: Putinism: A New Form of Fascism?
Ilya Budraitskis
October 27, 2022
Russia: Are Putin’s views fascist?
Mansur Mirovalev
October 26, 2022
Russia after the call-up: interview with Grigoriy Yudin (Doxa)
Grigoriy Yudin
October 24, 2022
Russia: Decision
Konstantin Kharitonov
October 23, 2022
New Russian Exodus: Russians Protest With Their Feet Against Putin’s War in Ukraine
Lisa J Walters Svetlana Ruseishvili Oswaldo Truzzi
October 21, 2022
Russian feminists help men avoid draft
Irina Chevtayeva
October 20, 2022
Mobilisation in Russia: a perspective from the Left
LeftEast “Nevoina” (“No(to)war”)
October 20, 2022
How Russian propaganda works, what vision of reality it tries to impose, and why its isolated successes cannot mask the many vulnerabilities
Feminist Anti-War Resistance/FAS
October 18, 2022
Russia: ‘This is not our war’: Bashkir nationalists create armed resistance
October 18, 2022
Two Voices from Russia & Ukraine on Putin, Resistance Inside Russia & Their Views on Anti-Imperialism
Amy Goodman Hanna Perekhoda Nermeen Shaikh Arshak Makichyan
October 13, 2022
Putin threatens nuclear war
Alliance for Workers’ Liberty (AWL)
October 11, 2022
Has Vladimir Putin been outflanked by the Russian far right?
Jules Sergei Fediunin
October 6, 2022
Russia: How to talk to loved ones who believe the propaganda?
October 6, 2022
Russia: “In Almost Every Village Someone Was Killed”
Saida Sirazhudinova Khazbi Budunov
October 5, 2022
The Russian people are winning
Eric Lee
October 4, 2022
Resistance inside Putin’s Russia: an interview with Ilya Budraitskis
Eleanor Morley Ilya Budraitskis
October 4, 2022
About 700,000 people have left Russia in two weeks of mobilisation
Ukrainska Pravda
October 4, 2022
On words that do not save lives
Nikita Kadan
October 3, 2022
Putin accuses the West of ‘Satanism’ to justify Russia’s colonial theft of 15 percent of Ukraine
Michael Karadjis
October 2, 2022
Putinism is like fascism. Why and why it is necessary to say this today
Ilya Budraitskis
October 1, 2022
For Vladimir Putin, Russia’s future is North Korea-lite
Jeremy Morris
September 30, 2022
War and resistance in Putin’s Russia
Ilya Budraitskis Ashley Smith
September 29, 2022
‘I won’t go and kill my brothers!’: Russians set fire to draft centres
Olya Romashova
September 29, 2022
Russia: List of national anti-war initiatives
September 29, 2022
Russian Socialist Movement: How is the draft in one of the most opposition regions of the country going?
Alexander Sleptsov
September 28, 2022
Partial Mobilization: Six Stories. Part 1
September 28, 2022
Russia: Putin’s call-up stirs protests, endangers patriotic consensus
Dick Nichols
September 27, 2022
What’s the future of Russia’s Ukraine war?
Volodymyr Artiukh
September 26, 2022
Draft beer not Buryats
Antonina Asanova Andrey Kaganskikh Daria Talanova
September 25, 2022
'The only good thing is that they won't grab me off the street' How Russia's mobilization affects women and transgender people
Feminist Anti-War Resistance
September 24, 2022
Anti-War Initiatives Led by Indigenous Peoples in Russia are Inherently Anti-Colonialist
September 23, 2022
Russia: Editorial (Posle) Not a single soldier for Putin's criminal war!
September 22, 2022
Full coverage by Feminist Anti-War Resistance of yesterday's Russian protest against 'partial mobilisation’
Green Left and Links European Bureau
September 22, 2022
Russia: “Putin Doesn’t Know Any War Except Class War”
Posle Mikhail Lobanov Aleksandra Zapolski
September 2, 2022
Russia: No tears for Dugina
Dale Street
August 23, 2022
Russia: Conflict & Democracy - Issue #6
Paul Mason
August 23, 2022
Russia: Being an Antifa: On Anti-Fascist Activism and Its Fate
August 7, 2022
Belarusian ‘railway partisans’ face death penalty
Simon Pirani
July 18, 2022
Russian anti-war socialist: ‘Putin cannot tolerate an independent Ukraine’
Federico Fuentes Ilya Matveev
July 18, 2022
Note on war and domestic violence
July 17, 2022
Russian socialist Ilya Matveev: ‘Putin’s war on Ukraine is not about security, it is about imperialist interests’
Ilya Matveev Federico Fuentes
July 17, 2022
From Buryatia to Ukraine and back
July 14, 2022
Ukraine: “Women will not be able to forget everything and take the backseat again”
Nina Potarska
July 12, 2022
Russia intimidates indigenous activists at UN meeting
July 11, 2022
Ukraine: Desperate for Recruits, Russia Launches a ‘Stealth Mobilization’
Neil MacFarquhar
July 10, 2022
Russian feminists in solidarity
July 7, 2022
This train is on fire: how Russian partisans set fire to military registration and enlistment offices and derail trains
Alisa Zemlyanskaya
July 6, 2022
How Solntsepyok, a brutal 2021 propaganda film, primed Russians for war with Ukraine
Greg Dolgopolov
July 5, 2022
Does Ukraine Need Russian Culture to Win the War Against Russia?
Irina Zherebkina
July 1, 2022
Who Invented “Historical Russia” and Why?
Andrey Oleynikov
June 29, 2022
'Russia needs to be defeated': Russian socialists in exile say Putin has to be defeated in Ukraine
Charles R. Davis
June 28, 2022
The Wagnerverse: Pop culture and the heroization of Russian mercenaries
Marlene Laruelle Kelian Sanz Pascual
June 28, 2022
Inside the Russian Resistance Against Putin’s War
Ashley Smith
June 23, 2022
Russia: Students against the War. Part One
Posle All-Russia Initiative PhysTech Against War Viatka Whispers Groza Media Tyumen State University Initiative Group
June 14, 2022
The Conquest of Ukraine and the History of Russian Imperialism
Zbigniew Marcin Kowalewski
June 12, 2022
As Russian anti-war sentiment grows, will Ukraine be Putin’s Vietnam?
Dick Nichols
June 9, 2022
The Fractured Russian Opposition
Naomi Cohen Ilya Budraitskis
June 8, 2022
Russia: Unafraid to Be Called a “National Traitor”
Andrei Movchan
June 8, 2022
Russia’s War on Ukraine: Imperial Ideology or Class Interest?
Volodymyr Ishchenko Ilya Matveev
June 3, 2022
Documents Reveal Hundreds of Russian Troops Broke Ranks Over Ukraine Orders
Matthew Luxmoore
June 1, 2022
Grieving for Others, Not for Ourselves
Irina Zherebkina ПОСЛЕ МЕДИА
May 28, 2022
Is Russia forcing people to fight in Ukraine?
Editors Of ODR
May 25, 2022
The War in Ukraine, International Security, and the Left
Taras Bilous
May 24, 2022
Sanctions against Russia: Here is Everything you Need to Know
Ilya Matveev
May 23, 2022
Russia: a new wave of anti-war protest
Simon Pirani
May 20, 2022
FAS–Denazification of the opposition
Green Left
May 18, 2022
Refusing to teach how to kill by drone
FAS (#voices_of_russians_ok)
May 16, 2022
What the Left’s fight for worker rights in Ukraine and Russia has in common, and what it does not
Jeremy Morris
May 10, 2022
How Russia’s musicians are taking a stand against the war in Ukraine
Marco Biasioli
March 28, 2022
Environmental activists in Russia are under increasing pressure
Estelle Levresse
March 9, 2022
The disastrous state of the Russian army, a faithful reflection of the perversions of the dying Putinism
Yorgos Mitralias
Strategies of anti-war movements in Russia
Masha Ivasenko
Opposition current in the Communist Party of the Russian Federation
Interview with the Russian Socialist Movement: The Revolutionary Left in Russia on the Resistance behind Putin's Front
RSD João Woyzeck
Lessons in patriotism used to justify Ukraine invasion to Russia’s children
Andrew Roth