The status of Western culture in Kazakhstan

The status of Western culture in Kazakhstan

As a rule, if in Kazakhstan they talk about Western culture, then this is only in a pejorative context, spreading demagoguery about its harmful influence on the younger generation, about some kind of replacement of traditional Kazakh values ​​with alien and corrupting ones. But in essence, this is nothing more than self-deception, and the roots […]

Throughout its history, Russian culture has cherished Shamuk – and it has grown and flourished

Throughout its history, Russian culture has cherished Shamuk – and it has grown and flourished

print version For what is happening now in Ukraine, Russian culture is responsible along with Russian weapons. Because it is she who supplies the Russian mind with ideas about what is good and what is bad. “The Ukrainian crisis is only an excuse for Russophobia.” This phrase was once written by writer Paulo Coelho on […]

After the imposition of Western sanctions, only half of Russians still think that culture is outside politics

After the imposition of Western sanctions, only half of Russians still think that culture is outside politics

26% of respondents indicated that Russia has its own rich culture that the country could easily do without the West. picture: stock struggle After the start of the special operation in Ukraine, some countries decided to ban Russian authors and their works. For example, in the Czech Republic they abandoned the music of Shostakovich, productions […]

Mikhail Petrovsky. Cultural communication as medicine

Mikhail Petrovsky.  Cultural communication as medicine

Mikhail Petrovsky the culture March 30, 2022 We have the word county in our dictionary today. Advertisement for Russian culture. People are forced to cut ties with cultural institutions in Russia. At the same time, it seems, including from officials, that this is short-sighted and unfair. There is another word that applies to the situation […]

informal love

informal love

Finalist at the All-Russian competition “General Teacher of Russia – 2021”, Khabarovsk gymnasium history teacher Dmitry Morozov on science, love and his understanding of patriotism: – Our military operation in Ukraine has increased the understanding of the civilian situation in society. We are increasingly asking ourselves the question: Who are we, where do we […]

Yevgeny Primakov: The abolition of Russian culture will inevitably pass

Yevgeny Primakov: The abolition of Russian culture will inevitably pass

Yevgeny Primakov: The abolition of Russian culture will inevitably pass picture: Evan McKeeff Head of Rossotrudnichestvo Yevgeny Primakov He gave an interview to the editor-in-chief of Komsomolskaya Pravda Vladimir Songurkin Head of the International Department of Media Holding Alexey Ivanovnoting that the abolition of Russian culture will inevitably pass. “We see the hysteria, we see […]