It’s 40 degrees outside, and there are 853 wild fires raging across Central Russia. Moscow is shrouded in a toxic cloud of smoke, carbon monoxide and other harmful pollutants. Airports are closing, visibility is null.
This is what it looks like from my window at 2 pm.
The Kremlin today released its comprehensive plans to re-name Russia’s law enforcers from “militia” to “police," which it feels will bring a swift and long-lasting end to over one thousand years of corruption. Citizens are encouraged to log in and comment, which is probably a good thing to do today, since going outside is not an option.
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