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@yaffaesque — 8,574 followers, 2,923 tweets

Wonderful way to lose a Sunday afternoon: when you walk in for some bliny to a village cafe and they are playing Moscow Doesn’t Believe in Tears. https://t.co/UwdJfh5Ntm
RT @maxseddon: Pity poor Natalia Poklonskaya: she went over to Russia from Ukraine, spent a year asking the Kremlin to ban this ch… https://t.co/nwronVytxk
Book itself is a narrative and visual tale of how Russia remains in a state of active non-remembering as concerns the crimes of Stalinism:  https://globalreports.columbia.edu/books/never-remember/ 
Of course sad coda to excerpt is that Yury Dmitriev has been charged with politically-motivated pedophilia charges, now shunted off to psychiatric hospital.
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