From Catherine the Great to Putin: Russia’s Tangled Relationship With Its Muslim Minority

“Despite the recurrence of terrorist attacks, Putin has attempted to restore the delicate balance that once characterized the relationship between Russia and Muslim minority groups.”

“We Live on the Edge of a Razor”: Inside Putin’s Prisons

On January 14, the Russian government banned fenya, the traditional slang of Russian prisons. Lina Volin ’19 explores how the ban is just one aspect of human rights issues in Russia, behind prison gates and outside of them.