Articles by Irina Ratushinskaya

In Cyprus, Echoes of Soviet-Era Robbery

It stands to reason that the idea of seizing bank clients' funds without their permission will not disappear after Cyprus.

What to Do If Something Explodes in Russia

Everyone knows that Russians are never prepared for anything. That's why they're morally ready for everything.
We know now what happened in Chelyabinsk when a meteorite exploded in the heavens. It's amazing that nobody died.

When Social Workers Kidnap Kids

What is the difference between kidnapping and the forcible removal of a child from a home and into state custody? Children can be seized right now by social workers for their parents' debts for municipal services.