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More Updates On The Ufa Rape Case – Part III

Тут явилась на валу Василиса Егоровна и с нею Маша, не хотевшая отстать от нее.  «Ну, что?— сказала комендантша.— Каково идет баталья? Где же неприятель?» Vasilisa Egorovna suddenly appeared on the watch-tower,  followed closely by Masha.  “What’s going on?” the … Continue reading

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More Updates On The Ufa Rape Case – Part II

Dear Readers: Continuing this case of the “Ufa policewoman rape”, with this background story from December 7, by reporter Alexei Degtyarev.  Recall that the Russian press has given the vic the code-name “Gulnar” — not her real name.  Based on … Continue reading

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More Updates On The Ufa Rape Case – Part I

Dear Readers: Since the Ukraine war didn’t happen after all this weekend (Praise the Lord!), I am back on the crime beat. So, here are three updates on the Ufa rape case, which I have been following in the Russian … Continue reading

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Update on Ufa Rape Case

For starters, for my American readers I apologize for posting a rape story on Thanksgiving Day.  Well, I could spin this as “I am thankful that I didn’t get raped today.”  But, bottom line, Russians don’t celebrate Thanksgiving, why should … Continue reading

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Sexual Harassment Case Rocks Russia

Dear Readers: Until recently, Russians didn’t hear much about sexual harassment in the workplace.  In the past, either such harassment did not occur very often; or perhaps it occurred but people just didn’t know about it.  Possibly such incidents were … Continue reading

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Byzantium (Almost) Recognizes Banderite Church – Part III

An aged man is but a paltry thing, A tattered coat upon a stick, unless Soul clap its hands and sing, and louder sing For every tatter in its mortal dress, Nor is there singing school but studying Monuments of … Continue reading

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Byzantium (Almost) Recognizes Banderite Church – Part II

Dear Readers: This Autocephaly story — which is rapidly growing more legs than a millipede on stem-cell regeneration therapy — came as a slap in the face to the Russian government!  A slap such was never before was seen, since … Continue reading

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