The XI Paralympic Winter Games are opening in Sochi today, March 7th. As many as 600 athletes from 45 countries will take part in the competitions. Paralympics always create a special atmosphere - because unlike the Olympics, this is not just a sports festival, but also a proof of the power and resilience of human spirit
The Russia of Vladimir Putin is the last fortress that resists the global entropy and the creation of homogenized and miniaturized world controlled by a handful of bankers, engineers and entertainers. For that reason Putin will be fought until the End. There is no America. There is no democracy. the world is a business, peace is a business, The EU...
The State Duma of the Russian Federation has registered a bill about the annexation of the Crimea to the Russian Federation. The West does not need another "cold war" with Russia. The West does not want to see its relations with Russia in ruins. None of NATO countries will go to war with Russia because of the conflict
Russian troops are already located in the Crimea. This is a contingent that is located there under an interstate agreement about a military base. The strength of the contingent can not be increased in violation of the agreement. The republic of Crimea, in accordance with the laws of Ukraine, is subordinated to the central government
The campaign in Western media to discredit the Sochi Olympics has gone hysterical by the middle of the Games. Now Western journalists use all possible ways to criticize anything they can - from bathrooms in the rooms of the Olympic Village to race tracks. There are people, who do their best to show everyone that there is nothing good about Sochi
The article by journalist Viktor Shenderovich, in which he compared the Olympics in Sochi with 1936 Berlin Olympics, made a great impression even on American journalists. One of them noted that the opus of the "leading Russian opposition" provided a more than ever clear explanation of why the liberal opposition in Russia was still in the backyard
State Duma deputy and Olympic champion Svetlana Zhurova was outraged by the blog entry made by journalist Viktor Shenderovich. He compared the Olympics in Sochi with sports competitions in Berlin in 1936. His blog fits into the campaign against the Olympics, which was launched in the Western media
A scandal is gathering pace in US-based social network regarding the broadcast of the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympic Games in the United States. The scandal has led to the appearance of hashtag #NBCFail as a global trend. Many Americans had to follow the Olympics with the help of live broadcast from Canada or the UK
Never before have the talks about the upcoming Olympics been so far away from sports and athletes. The majority of Western journalists accredited for the Olympic Games in 2014 are preoccupied with nothing but economic issues. They count stray dogs, inspect lawns, lightbulbs and other facilities. Are there Olympic or Economic Games in Sochi?
Valery Malevanniy, a famous writer, historian of the Russian special services, retired Major General was a guest of a live broadcast of Pravda.Ru. In the interview, Valery touched on topics such as the Snowden case, the collapse of the Soviet Union, participation of foreign NGOs, prevention of terrorist attacks and UFO programs
Well-known journalist and TV host Vladimir Pozner said in an interview with Pravda.ru that it was a disgrace, when the venue for the briefing of EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Catherine Ashton in Kiev was hidden from Russian reporters last week. "In Russia, understanding of freedom of speech is completely different
As one of the main (one might even say "sacred") events in the Russian history, the Great Patriotic War is constantly "under fire" with the liberals. Optimistic TV channel "Rain" posted a poll on its website: "Would it have been better to surrender Leningrad and save thousands of lives?" The channel came under fire of criticism immediately
The militants of Vilayat Dagestan who assumed responsibility for the attacks in Volgograd and confirmed their involvement in them demanded that the Russians rebel against Putin, otherwise they would face new attacks. The calls to rebel against Putin are heard not only from terrorists and professional opposition