Fortress of Nationalism Russia Is Losing Its Political Morals

The murder of opposition politician Boris Nemtsov reveals that Russia has become morally unhinged. The country is transforming into a nationalist fortress and the powers that be are happy to ignore the potentially dangerous implications.
Sailors with the Russian Navy at a March celebration of Russia's annexation of Crimea.

Sailors with the Russian Navy at a March celebration of Russia's annexation of Crimea.

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