Lucia Savchick
Lucia Savchick

Lucia holds a BA in Political Science and Russian from Dalhousie University, and studied Russian language in gorgeous Saint Petersburg. She currently lives and works in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan and is interested in human security, culture, and transitioning states. More nonsense @arrowoblio

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April 3, 2014

The Real Reason Why Putin's Bringing Back This Stalin-Era Fitness Test

Much different than the "Let's Move!" campaign.

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Feb. 17, 2014
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Dec. 23, 2013

The Real Reason Why Pussy Riot Has Been Freed From Prison

What's your game, Putin?
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Dec. 19, 2013

Meet Vitali Klitschko, the Heavyweight Champion Who Could Be Ukraine's Next President

He may be stepping out of the ring, but he's not pulling his punches.
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Aug. 15, 2013

Inside Putin's Plan to Dominate the World's Oil and Gas Markets

The world's most lucrative concentration of natural resources will soon be controlled by three 'presidents' who have held power for a combined 56 years.
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July 25, 2013

Putin’s Presidency May Not Survive the Next Five Years

The trial and imprisonment of Alexei Navalny has shown just how much of a farce Putin's administration is, and Russians have had enough.