The Kremlin has been trying to convince universities and schools to adhere to its anti-Western ideology, and not just since the invasion of Ukraine. Anyone who thinks otherwise will be removed.
Silke Bigalke, Saint Petersburg
He worked in a palace in the middle of Saint Petersburg. Denis Skopin talked to his students about philosophy and politics under chandeliers and ceiling paintings, it was wonderful, his little “Russian Harvard” – or “Russian Hogwarts”, as the students jokingly call it. The lessons in the historic town palace probably had a magical effect on them.