Learning Through Doing: Visiting Real Sabantuy in Bashkir Republic
A day at a traditional Bashkir Sabantuy was definitely the highlight of our visit of the Bashkir Republic, the land of rolling hills, treacherous rivers and friendly people.
// Jun. 28, 2016 - 14:36 GMT
The Land of 'Modest People': The Cultural Wealth of Chuvash Republic
The Chuvash Republic is a small, but a uniquely beautiful place along the Volga River squeezed between the Nizhny Novgorod Region and the Tatar Republic. The Republic 21, called after its code on vehicle license plates, might not have the best entertainment and cultural centers, but it has rich history and cultural legacy.
// Jun. 09, 2016 - 16:56 GMT
Nizhny Novgorod Region: The Land of Genuine Russian Hospitality
As one passes further east from Vladimir, next come the plains of the Nizhny Novgorod region, the ancient Russian lands that served as buffer zone from the attacks of various nomadic tribes.
// Jun. 08, 2016 - 20:04 GMT
Vladimir: Where Russia‚Äôs Orthodox Spirit Stems From
A team of cyclists explored the beauties of Vladimir, an ancient Russian city full of old Orthodox churches. Vladimir was the first Russian capital, before it was burned down by the Mongol horde, but today it‚ôs one of the most magnificent cities in Russia. </p>
// Jun. 04, 2016 - 19:47 GMT
Ukraine Gov't Accepted Toxic Monsanto for 17 Billion IMF Loan
Tucked away in the layers of paper that come with any loan agreement (especially those from the IMF) were arrangements that opened Ukraine to be raided by major corporations one of which is the nefarious Monsanto.
// Apr. 13, 2016 - 15:27 GMT
US No Longer a Democracy; It‚Äôs Oligarchy According to Prestigious Study
A report from Princeton and North Western Universities concludes that the US is now an oligarchy that has no interest in the welfare of its people.
// Apr. 12, 2016 - 15:27 GMT