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Attacks on Russian Blogosphere Quash 'Online Parliament' Initiative

BY Nick Judd | Friday, April 8 2011

Also subjected to DDoS attacks on the Internet infrastructure supporting political dissent in Russia: Novaya Gazeta, a newspaper that the BBC describes as "often critical of official policies:" A spokesperson for Novaya ... Read More

Russian Blogosphere Under Attack

BY Nick Judd | Friday, April 8 2011

LiveJournal, which is core infrastructure for Russia's political blogosphere, has been under distributed denial of service attack this week, according to The Moscow Times and others. (UPDATE: You can also check out ... Read More

Russia's Medvedev Tweets on Seed Campaign

BY Nancy Scola | Friday, August 13 2010

Here's an update on that campaign to draw attention to the possible destruction of an important Russian seed bank, covered here. Russian President Dmitri Medvedev's office took to Twitter about an hour ago to announce ... Read More