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A Good Sign

By Pat Stewart On Saturday, March 15, two weeks after Russian forces began to take control of key locations in Crimea and one day before the Crimean referendum, there was a peace march in Moscow. According to the BBC,...

Power of Goodness

Our fellow F/friends, Friends International Library, have just completed a second edition of Power of Goodness: Stories of Nonviolence and Reconciliation. This is a three-language edition in Russian, Chechen and English of stories showing love and kindness in action. ...

Oil

From Pat Stewart: Here is a hilarious music video, “Oil”, directed by Marat Adel’shin with DJs Smash, Vengerov and Bobina. Dear Friends, in case you had not noticed, we are all dancing to this tune. www.youtube.com/watch?v=EucLgHzuZaw

Potholes

Russia’s roads are notorious for their potholes. But in Yekaterinburg, street artists found a novel way of grabbing the politicians’ attention. On the night of 23-24 July, potholed streets were turned into caricatures of city officials – with the...