di Laura la Zazzera
March 4, 2012.
No matter the quite predictable outcome of today’s Presidential elections, it does look like Russians have awakened from a 20-year long coma. The massive demonstrations that followed last December’s Parliamentary elections and those that will certainly follow the Presidential ones are an extraordinary event in Russia. Since last December, hundreds of thousands of people have been demonstrating across the country to express their rage against the vote frauds through which Putin and his party Edinaya Rossiya allegedly falsified the last Duma elections.