“The Russia Left Behind” is a fascinating, yet sobering look at modern day Russia. It reveals the growing gap between the haves and the have nots. On previous trips to Russia, I was struck that once you get outside the major cities, there are villages that look like they are straight out of Dr. Zhivago or Fiddler on the roof. The article is good background reading for anyone who wants to visit or minister in Russia.
Anatevka still lives