October 23, 2015 /
Misha Friedman, Evey Wilson
Misha Friedman's photography that focuses on the fear of being gay in Russia will be at FotoWeekDC 2015.
October 23, 2015 /
Misha Friedman, Nora FitzGerald
Join us for a conversation with Pulitzer Center grantees Nora FitzGerald and Misha Friedman, and special guest Dmitry Chizhevsky, a Russian who was a victim of anti-LGBT violence.
April 6, 2015 /
Misha Friedman, Nora FitzGerald
Photographer and journalist share their reporting on Russian crackdown and the impact on individuals lives, prevention and treatment of HIV/AIDS.
July 15, 2013 / Untold Stories
Misha Friedman
A day in the life of Valery, an HIV-positive former intravenous drug user who is trying to rebuild his life after spending eight years behind bars.
July 8, 2013
Tom Hundley
The best journalism takes time — time to report, time to write. We urge you to take time to read two examples of long-form magazine journalism of the highest order.
July 6, 2013 / The Daily Beast
Misha Friedman
Millions of unnecessary deaths may result from Russia's refusal to implement accepted AIDS prevention and harm-reduction measures.
July 2, 2013 / The Daily Beast
Gregory Gilderman
The Russian government refuses to adopt measures to slow the HIV/AIDS epidemic that will soon result in millions of deaths. Gregory Gilderman reports from St. Petersburg.
May 16, 2013 / Untold Stories
James V. Wertsch
There’s much to be learned about what drove the alleged bombers at the Boston Marathon. One place to start: the contested histories and unresolved tensions in their native North Caucasus.
February 22, 2013
Tom Hundley
“How could a country so ambitious of first-world status blithely allow millions of its own citizens to die needlessly?" Greg Gilderman reports on Russia's disavowal of public health best practices.
February 19, 2013 / World Affairs Journal
Gregory Gilderman
The Russian government claims it is taking steps to halt the country's devastating AIDS epidemic. The facts on the ground tell a different story.
February 19, 2013
Gregory Gilderman, Misha Friedman
The Russian Federation confronts two devastating epidemics: widespread heroin abuse and HIV/AIDS. It appears to be losing the battle against both.
December 18, 2012 / The Daily Beast
Anna Nemtsova
Looking for new ways to save their souls, Russians flock to self-proclaimed dieties of the frozen north and wait for the end.
December 11, 2012 / The Daily Beast
Anna Nemtsova
To prepare for the end of the world—a.k.a. the Mayan calendar’s doomsday on Dec. 21—Russians are clearing out the store shelves in the far north and east, the first place the apocalypse will hit.

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