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  1. says:

    An open letter to everyone who thinks journalists are enemies of the peopleYou often hear these days that journalists are generically enemies of the people Anna Politkovskaya was a journalist so I guess that made her specifically an enemy of the people But let's try and be precise No one can really be an enemy of all the people; people hav

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    Dated Very dated The discussion about army though not only Russian army should have been mentioned but the whole post Soviet block and its extreme hardships very well done and true but dated by about a decade Which is only expected since the author sadly was killed in 2006 Today it's gotten reformed even if not to the Switzerland or Israel standardsThe author's death is sad Extremely sad May God rest her soul in a world better th

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    Yet another example of how Anna Politkovskaya was a courageous representative of truth on this damaged and confused planet She sheds light on the misery and harm induced by the flagrant abuse and elected ignorance of the powers that be in Putin’s Russia Throughout this book as well as her others she exhibits an open minded willingness to grasp for the truth Her way could never have been comfortable In her search she

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    Anna Politkovskaya was murdered via contract killer on Putin's birthday 2006Translated from the Russian by Arch TaitOpeni

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    I've signally failed here I read maybe 30 pages of this to find that it is so horrifying I can't stand to continue And then again I've failed with Winter is Coming by Garry Kasparov because his style makes me distrust everything he saysI'm moving on from bothI spent a lot of time with my Russian friend Genia before she died talking about Russia Both being historians we seemed to think in similar ways and we found allies in each

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    Ms Politkovskaya exposes several layers of corruption and malfeasance in Putin’s Russia She takes us through the disastrous war in Chechnya where Russian soldiers are underpaid or not paid at all This would seem to be endemic to the Russian army where during the Afghanistan war the same corruption happened – actual weapons were sold to the Mujahideen in order to make money The brutality of the Russian towards the Chechen population is a

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    Politkovskaya's bleak outlook can be a bit hard to take in large doses I picked up this book to re read in light of the current situation in Ukraine Putin's Russia is one that is unseen and virtually unfathomable

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    I have to admit I don't care overly much for Anna Politkovskaya's writing style An objective reporter she is not or rather was not she was murdered a few years after publishing this book; her indignation at the social ills she exposes comes across loud and clear and she freuently goes so far as to tell her reader to share her indignation occasionally to the point of being rather insistent Personally I would have apprecia

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    07 Oct 2006 and the author Anna Politkovskaya is murdered in the elevator of the block of flats where she lived This book is from 2

  10. says:

    Vignettes many beautifully written about the grim realty Putin's Russia Politkovskaya herself was murdered 2006 shot in her elevator by a professional hitmanhttpsenmwikipediaorgwikiAnna

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As well as Mafia dealings scandals in the provinces and the decline of the intelligentsia Politkovskaya offers a scathing condemnation of the President and his rule revealing a shocking state of affairs soldiers dying from malnutrition parents reuiring to bribes to recover their dead sons' bodies and conscripts are being hired out as slaves More relevant and important than ever in t. Ms Politkovskaya exposes several layers of corruption and malfeasance in Putin s Russia She takes us through the disastrous war in Chechnya where Russian soldiers are underpaid or not paid at all This would seem to be endemic to the Russian army where during the Afghanistan war the same corruption happened actual weapons were sold to the Mujahideen in order to make money The brutality of the Russian towards the Chechen population is almost eual to the cruelity of Russian officers to their own soldiersShe also exposes the corruption on how the Russian mafia has taken control over vast swaths of the country as in the Urals for instance It has taken over industries and controls the police and judiciary often by violent methodsPutin is attempting as per Ms Politkovskaya to be a mini Stalin He abstain Double Jeopardy us through the disastrous war in Chechnya where Russian soldiers are Einsteins Generation underpaid or not paid at all This would seem to be endemic to the Russian army where during the Afghanistan war the same corruption happened actual weapons were sold to the Mujahideen in order to make money The brutality of the Russian towards the Chechen population is almost eual to the cruelity of Russian officers to their own soldiersShe also exposes the corruption on how the Russian mafia has taken control over vast swaths of the country as in the Urals for instance It has taken over industries and controls the police and judiciary often by violent methodsPutin is attempting as per Ms Politkovskaya to be a mini Stalin He abstain

Summary Putin's Russia

Putin's Russia

A former KGB spy Vladimir Putin is one of the world’s most enigmatic figures This is his RussiaInternationally admired for her fearless reporting award winning journalist Anna Politkovskaya turns her steely gaze on President Putin and his early regime in this explosive bookFrom Putin’s tyrannical grip on ordinary citizens to rampant corruption in highest ranks of the government. Dated Very dated The discussion about army though not only Russian army should have been mentioned but the whole post Soviet block and its extreme hardships very well done and true but dated by about a decade Which is only expected since the author sadly was killed in 2006 Today it s gotten reformed even if not to the Switzerland or Israel standardsThe author s death is sad Extremely sad May God rest her soul in a world better than what Russia was in 1990s and early 2000s It was a very sad place with lots of violence lawlessness terrorism and pretty much free for all anarchy It has improved since a lot even though it s still not the paradise we all seem to want to inhabit Anyway people often prefer to criticize it outright anyway even though the perspective and the improvement trends are there and are pret

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Oday’s political landscape Putin's Russia is both a gripping portrayal of a country in crisis and the testament of an extraordinary reporter‘A searing portrait of a country in disarray and of the man at its helm from the bravest of journalists’ New York Times‘Anna Politkovskaya is a heroic journalist’ Guardian ‘We will continue to learn from her for years’ Salman Rushd. Politkovskaya s bleak outlook can be a bit hard to take in large doses I picked up this book to re read in light of the current situation in Ukraine Putin s Russia is one that is unseen and virtually unfathomable to western readers especially those that haven t spent a lot of time on the ground outside of Moscow or St PetersburgOne of the uotes that I picked up on during this reading concerns the stability of the Russian stateYes stability has come to Russia It is a monstrous stability under which nobody seeks justice in courts that flaunt their subservience and partisanship Nobody in his or her right might seeks protection from the institutions entrusted with maintaining law and order because they are totally corrupt Lynch law is the order of the day both in people s minds and in their actions An eye for