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The aggressor always needs peace, the oppressed always need liberation

An interview with Agon Hamza, Marxist political philosopher, editor of the Crisis and Critique journal and former advisor to the Prime Minister of the Republic of Kosovo about parallels between the war in Ukraine and conflicts in the former Yugoslavia in the 1990s

Students against the War. Part Two

We present the second part of the discussion dedicated to student initiatives. Protest decentralizing and the changing role of universities in Russia are at the heart of this debate.

Students against the War. Part One

Student protest is one of the most visible forms of opposition to Russian aggression in Ukraine. Now when public protests are banned, activists are forced to create new modes of resistance and organization. We publish a conversation between activists about their protest activities, tactical challenges, and future plans.

Why Cultural Boycott?

In late February, on the eve of the opening of the 59th Venice Biennale, the artists of the Russian pavilion, Kirill Savchenkov and Alexandra Sukhareva, announced their refusal to participate in the exhibition as a protest against the war. In his interview for Posle Kirill talks about the circumstances surrounding this decision

Unafraid to Be Called a “National Traitor”

“Where have you been for the last eight years?” is the question the Russian propaganda never tires of asking. Andrei Movchan, a journalist and left-wing activist from Ukraine, talks about his struggle against the far-right, migration, and calls on the Russian left to speak out against the war.

Russia is kaputt

If there is no future for the Russian national state, is there a future for post-national Russia? Cultural critic and philosopher Boris Buden on the premises of post-Soviet capitalism, and the enclosure of the past pursued by the Russian propaganda.

Why Begin Posle?

Briefly about political principles and objectives of our project.