GREEK ORTHODOX FAITH, AUTOCRACY, AND THE USSR ANTHEM

So, President Vladimir Putin has forwarded to the State Duma a bill on Russia’s state and military symbolism. At least, the President told journalists yesterday in the evening after meeting Duma faction leaders and the members of the State Council’s presidium that he was set to do so “right away.” The President’s final solution looks like the Russian tricolore, the double-headed eagle, and the Soviet Union’s anthem composed by comrade Aleksandrov.