April 7, 2014

A Virtual Iron Curtain Falls on Russia

Anna Nemtsova, The Daily Beast

The Associated Press

Every morning last week, public relations specialist Roman Fedoseyev dreaded going online, fearful he would find news that the Russian army had crossed the Ukrainian border. The crisis called Crimea haunts the dreams of Fedoseyev and his friends in Moscow’s creative class, or “hipsters” as they call themselves, using a word borrowed and made their own. But when they wake, they keep hoping life can go on as usual.  The sad thing is, it won’t.

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TAGGED: Ukraine, Crimea, Russia

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