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Moscow (Москва́) is the capital and the largest city of Russia, with 12.2 million residents within the city limits and 16.8 million within the urban area. Moscow has the status of a federal city in Russia.
“ In Moscow I asked how these things were achieved. I was told that the whole theory of the Communist state was opposed to the separation of peoples on religious or racial grounds, and that workers had no strength divided up into warring camps. I was told the Soviet schools taught that all men are equal. I said, "The theory of our American democracy is that all men are equal, too--except that where I live it does not seem to work out that way. Theories are all right--but how do you make them wor ...more ”
“ Though he never actually joined it, he was close to some civilian elements of the Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine, which was the most Communist (and in the rather orthodox sense) of the Palestinian formations. I remember Edward once surprising me by saying, and apropos of nothing: 'Do you know something I have never done in my political career? I have never publicly criticized the Soviet Union. It’s not that I terribly sympathize with them or anything—it's just that the Soviets ...more ”
Goodreads author group. Ask me something. I will be available for Q&A about Bandwidth and relate…more
[close] Goodreads author group. Ask me something. I will be available for Q&A about Bandwidth and related topics on Saturday, January 6 Paris time.
11 members, last active 9 years ago
Hi! October, 2016 we started an English-speaking book club in Moscow! We read one book in a mont…more
[close] Hi! October, 2016 we started an English-speaking book club in Moscow! We read one book in a month and discuss it somewhere in center of Moscow. If the idea sounds like great to you - please read book of the month and join our meetings! Do not forget to inform though that you are going to come ;-)
1 member, last active 4 years ago
A place to discuss all the unique aspects of Deaf culture as highlighted in the thriller Silent …more
[close] A place to discuss all the unique aspects of Deaf culture as highlighted in the thriller Silent Fear (A novel inspired by true crimes) by Lance & James Morcan. This group can also be an intersection of sorts where Deaf and hearing people can engage and learn from each other.
1,099 members, last active 39 days ago