In Russia’s new protest cycle, a demand for a democratic state emerges

Published on: 3 August 2020 Written by: Oleg Zhuravlev All articles by: Oleg Zhuravlev Written by: Violetta Alexandrova All articles by: Violetta Alexandrova Written by: Darya Lupenko All articles by: Darya Lupenko

With their radicalism and creativity, Russia’s regional protests are attracting more and more attention. New research suggests this protest wave is more concerned with forcing the Russian state to observe its obligations than tearing it down.

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