October 2, 2013
Why Russians Want Out of Russia
Tanya Lokshina, Globe and Mail
The Associated Press
The discourse about exodus is prominent on Russian social media these days. Well-to-do urban professionals in their thirties and forties are heatedly discussing the need to “get the hell out.” Don’t get me wrong – most aren’t literally packing up their belongings and contacting migration agencies. But they are seriously contemplating immigration – if not for themselves then at least for their children.