Nemtsov Shot on Bridge Near Kremlin

Nemtsov Shot on Bridge Near Kremlin

Boris Nemstov was shot on a bridge near the Kremlin Friday night around midnight. Reports say that several men who had jumped out of a car shot Nemtsov while he was walking with a woman. He was shot as many as four times but there have been no indications that anyone else was injured. Nemtsov […]

Vladimir Putin Blames West for Ukraine Conflict

Vladimir Putin Blames West for Ukraine Conflict

In an ongoing blame game between Vladimir Putin and Ukraine for the escalating conflict between them, the Russian President has found a new target in the West. On Monday, he told an Egyptian newspaper that Western countries have been pushing for Ukraine to decide between them and Russia. Putin has recently resumed talks with European […]

Driving With Sexual Disorder Illegal in Russia

Driving With Sexual Disorder Illegal in Russia

On Dec. 29, Russia‚Äôs prime minister, Dmitry Medvedev signed into law a decree making it illegal for people deemed to suffer from sexual disorders to drive. The broad and vague notice seemed to include transgender people as well as others suffering from various dysfunctions stemming from sexual preference. In fine print the legislation did add […]