Ksenia Leonova is special correspondent for Sekreta Firmy. She has written for Forbes, Esquire and other magazines, and has been twice awarded the prestiguous Redkollegia prize for independent journalism in Russia.
The performance artist
Ever since the detention of Pussy Riot five years ago, arrests of artists for non-sanctioned spontaneous...
Just passing by the Kremlin
How a Russian tourist went to look at the Kremlin — and ended up behind bars. RU
Life in the Chechen closet
Umar is 25 and from Gudermes in Chechnya. He is gay. What can the future hold for him in the macho, dzhigit, society...