Also by Lyubov Chizhova
November 02, 2011
Russian Leader's Honors To Critical Journalists Raise Eyebrows
November 01, 2011
Russian TV Yanks Torture Report
February 08, 2010
Russian Call For 'Postnatal Abortion' Sparks Furor
A tabloid journalist in Russia calls for babies with mental retardation or other developmental disabilities to be euthanized, highlighting widespread prejudice against the disabled in Russia. The case comes amid a wider debate about the country's looming population crisis, with critics saying the country must learn to take better care of all of its citizens.
August 20, 2009
Ghosts Of Russia's 'Kursk' Haunt Dam Accident
Stories of trapped survivors knocking to alert rescue workers that they are alive. A detached government ill-equipped to deal with sudden disaster. A race-against-the-clock rescue effort as hope fades. In many ways, this week's disaster at the Sayano-Shushenskaya hydroelectric power station is reminiscent of the August 2000 sinking of the submarine "Kursk."