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Svetlana Smetanina Photo credit: Museum of Entrepreneurs, Patrons, and Philanthropists Business and philanthropy walked in parallel in pre-revolutionary Russia. Big entrepreneurs were often also big philanthropists. They built hospitals, theaters, orphanages, and almshouses. Today the Museum of Entrepreneurs, Patrons, and Philanthropists in Moscow supports and promotes their legacy. Nadezhda Smirnova, museum director, told the Russkiy Mir about the high standard set by the philanthropists of pre-revolutionary Russia. The Golden Age of Philanthropy in Russia – The Museum of...

07.08.2022
Rubric: Interview
Subject: History

Sergey Vinogradov Few people are aware that Yoko Ono, John Lennon's wife who has spent most of her life in the United States, was brought up under the influence of her Russian aunt, Anna Bubnova. For over half a century, the estate where she grew up has been home to the museum of Alexander Pushkin. The poet had visited the Tver village of Bernovo more than once. The connection of the Japanese wife of the iconic British musician with Russia and Russian culture is described in "Yoko Ono. Legend in the Tver region", a video that won the International Tourism Film Festival in the Best Tourist Destination...

02.08.2022
Rubric: Articles
Subject: Общество

Elena Khruleva Photo: Screenshot Crimean and US bikers Anton Yurkov and Charlie Whitesalt went on a trip across Russia all the way to Magadan city. The bikers first met outside of Krasnoyarsk, and they are now on their way together. Anton is traveling around the country on a 1989 Izh Jupiter-5, a motorcycle that his parents used to ride. The Russian traveler says he was impelled to hit the road by a bet with a friend who refused to believe that Anton would be able to reach Lake Baikal on his Japanese bike and discouraged him from such an endeavor in many ways. Finally, as the saying goes, his...

29.07.2022
Rubric: Interview
Subject: Travel

Editor’s office of the Russkiy Mir Portal Photo: screenshot "It's official! The American mainstream media censors more than Soviet Russia! Who said that? You’re not going to believe it- Noam Chomsky!" Russell Brand, the popular British stand-up comedian and media personality, pulled no punches opening a program on his Youtube channel. In case there is someone unaware, Noam Chomsky is a world-renowned scholar, a distinguished linguist, and one of the most influential thinkers of the past 50 years. Professor Chomsky has been known...

29.07.2022
Rubric: Interview
Subject: Politics

Sergey Vinogradov Photo courtesy of Alexey Shishkov Saratov-born Alexey Shishkov, a dental technician from Torrevieja, Spain, could drive to work in a different Zhiguli every day of the week if he wanted to. On Monday, he could choose his beige VAZ-2101 or "Kopeyka" and end the weekend in a red VAZ-2105 or Lada. His collection includes all Zhiguli models, as well as Niva and UAZ. The entire car fleet was purchased from Spanish owners. Alexey Shishkov's collection of Soviet cars is probably the largest in Spain. He uses it to drive all over the city and the country delighting both...

22.07.2022
Rubric: Articles
Subject: Общество

Svetlana Smetanina Siddhartha Sarkar Siddhartha Sarkar is a surgeon from Kolkata. He spent eight years studying in Tver and St. Petersburg, where he received his medical degree. Today he owns a Telegram channel in Russian where he posts videos dedicated to support for Russia and the beauty of Russian nature. – What made you decide to get your medical training in Russia? – I graduated from Tver State Medical University. Then I moved to St. Petersburg to have my residency training in general surgery. The Indian state of West Bengal was regarded as a communist state for a long...

13.07.2022
Rubric: Interview
Subject: Общество

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