#mentality

Great, Powerful, Cynical: Why Americans Love Russian Language

Three students from United States talk about phonetic roughness of the Russian language, the horror of vinaigrette and omnipresent Mr. Putin

‘‘Russianness’ Is Admirable’

The former Director of the US Office of Soviet Union Affairs speaks about Soviet nostalgia and the “Russian world”

Can Cultural Patterns Be Broken?

Project Leader at Skolkovo Business School Andrey Shapenko on Russians’ poor communication skills and its impact on doing business