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Svetlana Smetanina  A while ago the Moscow Bureau for Human Rights presented its Report: the Russians and Compatriots Abroad - without the right for the right. Russian human rights activists are raising the alarm: over the last years there has been sharp increase in number of overseas incidents involving violation of nearly all fundamental human rights of Russian nationals and compatriots. Is there any way to stand against it? While introducing the Report, Alexander Brod, a member of the Civil Society Institutions and Human Rights Council under the President of the Russian...

09.11.2018
Rubric: Articles
Subject: Общество

Svetlana Smetanina  Maxim Kronhaus. Photo credit: newspacemoscow.ru Can national character be studied by standards of speaking etiquette? And why entering an elevator without greeting anyone is absolutely ethical conduct? Renowned linguist, Doctor of letters Maxim Kronhaus has been observing Russian speaking etiquette for quite a while. He shared his conclusions at the ROPRYAL Congress being conducted these days in Ufa. - You were probably among the fist who delved into speaking etiquette as one of important lines in linguistics and...

16.10.2018
Rubric: Interview
Subject: Общество

Mikhail Shkhtman The multi-move combination aiming to eliminate Russian language from all areas of formal and social life is still under way in Ukraine: on September 10 the Chief Scientific Expert Department (CSED) of Verkhovnaya Rada (the Parliament of Ukraine) issued an opinion about feasibility to pass the bill “On support of Ukrainian as the state language”, draft of which was introduced last year, on June 9. Text on the photo: “I want to speak Russian” The ice has broken I met a teacher I...

04.10.2018
Rubric: Articles
Subject: Общество

Sergey Vinogradov Photo credit: trubo-chistim.ru The delegation from Russia took part in the chimney sweeps parade in an Italian town of Santa Maria Maggiore, where thousands of masters from 28 countries of the world came together for the event. Russian chimney-sweeps school is considered to be relatively new comparing to a number of European countries; nevertheless Russian chimney sweeps are believed to be among the world’s best ones. A chimney sweep is commonly believed to be an extinct or very much outdated profession, which is wrong: it is...

28.09.2018
Rubric: Articles
Subject: Общество

Editorial office of Russkiy Mir Portal Tom Sawyer Fest has been around for three years now, and last August it changed its status to the international one. Foreigners from France, Finland, Italy, Taiwan and Malaysia came to Russia to work on restoration of historic environment. “International name was of help,” believes Andrey Kochetkov, the festival’s mastermind, a historian, an urbanist, and a journalist. Over the years of its existence, activists and engaged volunteers of Tom Sawyer Fest have spruced up more than sixty historic buildings in dozens of...

20.09.2018
Rubric: Interview
Subject: Общество

Sergey Vinogradov Ryazan. Pic: oddoo.ru Faraway past and near future have been debated throughout this week in Ryazan. The city hosts the first International Forum of Ancient Cities, which has become a global platform to discuss development and preservation of towns and cities that are 500+ years old. The Forum has been attended by representatives of Russian cities and towns, as well as representatives from Europe and the CIS countries. Twenty Russian cities and towns (from Kaliningrad to Kerch and Derbent) sent their representatives to Ryazan, including government officials, architects,...

28.08.2018
Rubric: Articles
Subject: Общество

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