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The pressure valve. Russian nationalism in late Soviet society

Eurozine. 2016.
In the 1970s and early 1980s a movement of Russian nationalists, the so called “Russkaya Partiya”, claimed to reshape the internationalist USSR in a Russian-patriotic spirit. The article deals with the reception of this movement in the intellectual circles of the late Soviet Union and discusses its impact on public opinion as well as the question if it still plays a role in official Russian politics today.