Mischa Gabowitsch is a sociologist and historian, a member of the Einstein Forum in Potsdam, Germany. He is the author of Protest in Putin’s Russia and co-organiser of www.protestrussia.net. He is currently researching commemorative practices and Soviet war memorials. He is the former editor of Laboratorium and Neprikosnovennyi zapas.
Published in: oDRThe politics of Russia’s armed forces day
On the symbolism of Defender of the Fatherland Day, a celebration of Russia’s armed forces and de-facto Men’s Day. Русский
Published in: oDRPutin’s regimes
Five years ago today, the first mass demonstration of Russia's 2011-2013 protest cycle took place. To mark this, we...
Published in: HomeInside the looking glass: a reply to Nicolai N Petro