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Legal Repression in Russia

"Contemporary authoritarian regimes use the law in order to stifle their rivals’ ability and willingness to challenge the state. Research has investigated the conditions that make legal repression more likely..." – By Katerina Tertytchnaya and Madeleine Tiratsoo

Russian Populism

"Russia has a long history of populism. Russia’s 19th-century populist movement is often seen as one of the founding moments of modern populism, and the movement and its successors were among the main revolutionary forces..." – By Neil Robinson

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