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5th World Congress of Young Compatriots starts in Moscow, as per Rosyouth website reports. Russian youth as well as more than a hundred young people aged from 18 to 30 from forty countries of the world came to Moscow to take part in the congress. Federal Agency for Youth Affairs initiated and organized the event. The forum is supported by Department for Interaction with Compatriots Abroad, Russian...

31.10.2017 Subject: Community

Russian President Vladimir Putin has approved of establishment of target group for protection of rights of Russians in other countries. It may start functioning in the Russian Foreign Ministry, RIA Novosti informs. This idea was offered at the session of the Council for Civil Society and Human Rights. Human Rights’ Council member Alexander Brod has made this offer....

31.10.2017 Subject: Community

More than a thousand people from abroad and about twenty thousand Russians will take part at the International Cultural Forum in St. Petersburg. It will be the sixth forum and it will be opened on November 16, as per the website of the Ministry of Culture. According to the Vice-Premier of...

31.10.2017 Subject: Culture

Flowers of Russia festival has concluded in Munich the day before, the Russian Ministry of Culture reports. The main topic of the forum is promotion of the young Russians and popularization of creative education. Russian-Bavarian cultural ties could be estimated as the best for...

30.10.2017 Subject: Community

Russian helicopter, disappeared a few days ago, was discovered at the bottom of the sea. Its remains were found at the depth exceeding 200 meters, TASS reports. The safeguards are sure that nobody survived. According to the Norwegian rules, the search and rescue efforts are declared...

30.10.2017 Subject: Community

A new cathedral in honor of St. Seraphim of Sarov is opened at the Phangan Island, as per the Orthodox Church in Thailand website. Lesser consecration of the cathedral and Divine Liturgy was served by Russian Orthodox Archimandrite Oleg. Archpriest Daniil Vanna and priests from other functioning churches of the Kingdom took part in the Liturgy. The choir of Cathedral of...

30.10.2017 Subject: Religion

Russian language in the European context conference was held in the capital of Germany, Russkoye Pole website reports. The event was organized as a part of the large-scale international forum called Russia in the European Civilized Environment, which gathered hundreds of Russian expats from Germany and other European countries. Questions of Russian language in the European Union and...

30.10.2017 Subject: RussianLanguage

Coordinating Council of Russian Compatriots meeting opened today in Moscow, KSORS reports. The forum organized in conjunction with Hundred Years of Russian Revolution: Unity for the Future conference. Leaders of Russian Compatriots' and non-profit organizations, Foreign...

30.10.2017 Subject: Diaspora

3d Russian Film Days in India festival timed with 70th anniversary of diplomatic relations between two countries to be conducted in New Dehli, Mumbai, Panaji, TASS reports.  The very first screening of Ghost of Sonora will happen in the frames of this important festival. The film was...

30.10.2017 Subject: Culture

Day of Political Repression Victims’ Commemoration is marked on October 30 in Russia, RIA Novosti informs. Today we mourn millions of people who were unfairly exiled to correctional-labor camps and deprived of their lives during Stalin’s Great Terror and afterwards. The annual...

30.10.2017 Subject: Community

Around two hundred Russian-speaking young people living in US gathered at the Third Youth Forum in New York, TASS reports. Russian Ambassador to US Anatoly Antonov took part at the opening ceremony. The diplomat has greeted the audience and noted that...

30.10.2017 Subject: Community

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The idea for the Teacher for Russia program originated with two graduates from Saint Petersburg State University, Alena Makovich and Elena Yarmanova after they came across Teach for All, a major international network of nongovernmental social enterprises. Four years have passed since then, and this year the Russian program celebrated its first graduating class.
7 November marked the centennial of the October Revolution—an event that, whatever you think of it, has done much to define the entire twentieth century. And of course, the main figure in these epoch-making events was Vladimir Ilich Lenin. We have attempted to “interview” the Bolshevik leader so that he might explain how he related to the tasks of revolution, politics, morality, and other questions that are important to us all.
Poland appears frequently in the Russian informational space, but sadly, it appears almost every time for a painful reason. This results in a corresponding tone for discussions in online forums. Of course, even a passing familiarity with these forums will show that a typical Russian, especially a young one, does not have a high level of knowledge about Poland (to say the least). And this is too bad, since Russo-Polish relations are very instructive.
Ludmila Rostislavovna Selinsky (USA) is a member of the Congress of Russian Americans, the Russian Nobility Association in America, and the Council of Directors for the Otrada association for cultural education and aid. She spoke with Russkiy Mir about the fates of several generations of her forebears after leaving Russia, as well as her own work to preserve Russia’s cultural heritage.