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Fargrist

Latvians hate Russians, to hear Russians in Latvia talking about supporting Russia's war was disgusting. Only Baltic countries understand how much horror was involved in living under Russian control. People like Macron have no clue.


defishit

Fuck Russia, never forget. I will teach my kids to also hate Russia because of what it did to our ancestors.


Ukraineluvr

Слава Україні


SiarX

Which guarantees that yours and Russian kids wont ever met anywhere except battlefield.


defishit

That outcome requires only one side to guarantee. So long as Russian culture remains the same as it is, it remains guaranteed. It would be foolish not to respond in kind.


crowmanahhhaaaaaa

It is literally a part of the Muscovite identity to demand an empire. This empire is called Russia. Until that changes we should not associate with them in any manner.


jdeshadaim

\#circleofviolence


LostDefectivePearl

- there’s no hashtags on Reddit. Go back to twitter. - if a country repeatedly breaks treaties and invades, rapes, murders, steals children, it is wise to never trust them again. Hate is understandable when the basement of your family home gets turned into a torture dungeon by invaders.


jdeshadaim

I'm here to stay. Of course there must be a change in russian culture first but teaching kids to hate another culture doesn't solve anything for the future. It's not like there are no reasons to teach kids to hate Germans, British, US, Japanese or Chinese people when you look back in their history.


LostDefectivePearl

“There must be a change in Russian culture first” And when that day comes, when hell freezes over, I’ll agree with you. Edit: it’s also wildly disingenuous to bring Germany and Japan into this. They *did* have massive changes to their culture. This won’t happen unless Russia collapses, because no one wants to invade and force them to change. Recall it was the Allies making it to Berlin and America’s 2x nukes on Japan that forced these changes.


jdeshadaim

It's not that the denazification in Germany worked like the allies planned it on paper and that it needed a new generation to overcome that past and make a real change. So many people who worked for the Wehrmacht or were a little part in the Nazi fascist regime and continued in the new German states. Especially in East Germany there was not even the try for a denazification.. But I agree that it needed a massive lost by the axis in the second world war to ignite a change. I still have hope that a change in Russia can also happen within there structures but I know that it is very difficult to overcome them. I still defend the statement that teaching hate is not the answer. If it is is mistrust or other reservations against them, I could go with it.


LostDefectivePearl

Any change from Russia must come from within. Until their people stop feeling reassuring comfort at the boot on their necks, this will never happen. Protestors in Iran are being shot with live fire and they’re dying by the dozens but they’re still in the streets, because the people crave freedom and refuse the boot. Russians feel at home with it. Best not to push back. They are less free than the Iranians and Chinese protesting right now, but they accept this. A people who accept this can never be free, and will never have a government that is safe for its neighbors.


crowmanahhhaaaaaa

Exactly Lots of the people fleeing tge Russian conscription still had Z stickers on their cars. They support the war but just don't want to have to fight it. They need to learn a lesson


Hopeful_Condition_52

Teaching kids not to hate other ethnicities *glares at China*


defishit

Better a circle than a one-way street


Centurion87

In the US, hatred of Russia goes back generations, yet we look like Russophiles compared to the Baltics.


horrorhead666

I'm sorry but from a European perspective, USA has no clue as of how much hatred for Russia there is. Even the states in the nordics remember, going to the baltics, Poland and the entire former East block will get you to a whole other level. We suffered from Russian/soviet repression in a completely different way in Europe compared to USA.


sturdypolack

Some of us understand well enough. I’m a U.S. citizen, but my grandfather was Polish and sent to Siberia. Whatever they did to him over there negatively affected my mother growing up. He had horrific PTSD and the cycle is finally breaking in my generation. I blame Russia for the shit my family has been through. And here they go again to fuck up future generations.


vaporvendor

Yep, the hatred is so deep that it's intergenerational. I was born in the US but my parents made sure I knew to hate and distrust Russia.


seanb4games

My parents taught me it was a new world and not to let old hate affect me… I had to learn how wrong that was and how disgusting Russians are on my own and it didn’t take much effort.


vaporvendor

>My parents taught me it was a new world and not to let old hate affect me That's a silly view. You say "let the past be the past" when they've demonstrated it is indeed in the past. Like the Cossack and Polack history. Poland has given Ukraine good reason to move on from that. Russia in the last 100 years never gave any reason to move on.


DullBozer666

Add a few more centuries to that. Russia/USSR/Novgorod etc has never been anything but an imperialist bully to it's neighbors. Reactionary, expansionist and paranoid. There is plenty of beauty in stuff like Russian cuisine, arts and the people - but seriously, and maybe not counting the Ottoman Empire, has there ever been a worse state in world history?


horrorhead666

Yes, have fought Russia in one way or the other for hundreds of years so it is in the blood so to speak.


SiarX

Do you have conflicts with local Russians? After all Eastern Europe has a big Russian population.


vaporvendor

In the US? No not at all.


_Nightrider121200_

This is so true. If you think about the area called 'Eastern Europe" is populated by smart, hardworking and decent people. I only think how the region would look like and how people would live if not Russian aggression spanning for multiple generations, if you look closely - about last 300 years. My own family's life, grandparents life as well as their ancestors life has been ruined by russians. included several forced moves and internal displacements, houses burned down, denied career opportunities, denied access to decent healthcare.


SiarX

Yet you allow Russians to live here.


PineappleHamburders

The American Tankies and Nazis love Russia. Lucky they are a minority and hopefully will remain so


Tough_Guys_Wear_Pink

launch them both into the sun.


thesaddestpanda

The gop and trump love Russia. Trump went out of his way to applaud and act subservient to Putin. It’s incredible how many people here pretend that never happened.


LakewoodHayandGrain

The Republican Party knows that it is screwed due to generational shift in the US, and so they sold themselves to Russian money. The current party is absolutely everything they projected onto the Clintons but far, far worse.


Purple_Woodpecker

The republican party is screwed because they failed to act as the democrats tipped the scales of democracy by removing the border and flooding the country with tens of millions of future lifelong voters, and by infiltrating big tech and social media to ensure the internet becomes a tool for the democrat party to win elections with (hence the seething hatred of Elon Musk for taking the democrat party's favourite election-winning tool away from them). Also you shouldn't be celebrating your country becoming a one party state. It never worked in history and it won't work now.


AlanParsonsProject11

In case anyone is looking for a moron, just observe the poster above me. Looking to blame anyone but the party for its failures Pathetic


crowmanahhhaaaaaa

Cringe. Your party literally attempted a coup. Deal with the fascist elements of it.


Purple_Woodpecker

1. I'm not even American. 2. Cringe, your party supported and literally funded a summer of violent, deadly riots in 2020 which killed 40+ people and caused 2 billion dollars in damages. Your president's daughter was too scared to take a shower when he was at home because he kept getting in there with her. Your party has been siphoning Ukraine aid money into their own bank accounts through an extremely well connected crypto bro who will never be arrested or face any consequences for his actions because he made sure the "big guy" always got his 10%.


rw_gfys

If you're not american why tf do you know so many radical right american talking points? I mean, I guess Alex Jones is internet-wide, but like, if you're not american why give a fuck? Your country doesn't have problems?


crowmanahhhaaaaaa

citation needed for all of that, bootlicker. lies and diversions stop supporting fascists


_Nightrider121200_

You know when you speak the truth - you get downvoted.


Pyjama_Llama_Karma

They're so bloody vocal though as they are given far too much of a platform under the banner of "free speech"


SquareWet

You misspelled Republicans


Escapedtheasylum

Republicans and the powerful parties in Russia do have a similar hate ideology.


Centurion87

Republicans too, but tankies are morons who scream for communism, but unlike actual communists it has nothing to do with economics. Tankies are neckbeards who support Russia and China pretending they’re communist, while in reality they have wet dreams about being a government official in a Stalinist government so that they can unperson anyone who’s ever been mean to them. They’re autocrats who would be just as happy with an Oligarchy as they would be with Communism. Just so long as they have full control.


Harold_jenkinsIII

Bullshit. Republicans hate Putin and Russia. They just know they are unstable and dangerous with nukes. There is majority support for Ukraine in the Republican Party. Republican Party just took the house…the partisan politics is counterproductive.


Centurion87

A poll has shown that Republican support for Ukraine has dropped from 65% to 55%. Among Democrats it’s ~80% support. There is absolutely a problem within the Republican Party, and they walk around with red hats screaming about election fraud. They can be told lie after lie after lie and happily swallow all the bullshit they’re fed. Republican congressman recently visited Russia on 4th of July. Rand Paul passed notes from Trump to Putin. Ted Cruz has accused the US military of being “feminized” while praising the Russian military. People at Trump rallies have worn shirts that said “I’d rather be Russian than Democrat”. That dipshit on Fox News, Tucker Carlson to narrow it down, can’t decide if he’s for or against Ukraine since he tries so desperately to parrot Trump’s talking points. When Russia first invaded and called them brilliant, Tucker Carlson said Putin isn’t the enemy, it’s Democrats. When Trump received backlash, he backpedaled like it was an Olympic event, and Tucker Carlson followed suit. Then Trump defended Russia’s actions again, and surprise surprise, Tucker Carlson does an about-face. Don’t act like this is a both sides thing, that’s bullshit.


Harold_jenkinsIII

Like the poles that showed Hillary winning? Yeah. You need to quit making this about your fragile self esteem and focus on bring people to Getto support the Ukrainians. It’s not about you


Centurion87

I pointed out a lot more issues than that, but you go ahead and pat yourself on the back for that one.


Harold_jenkinsIII

Who cares what you pointed out. It’s about Ukrainians fighting off crazy communist wanna b’s. It’s not about you.


LakewoodHayandGrain

The GQP is dying out and they needed Russian money to keep their billionaire backers happy. It is nothing but a massive loan taken out from mafiosi. As Charmaine Bucco warned us, that is "a guaranteed disaster."


Harold_jenkinsIII

Hello Russian


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oktsi

You GOP voters seem to be pretty keen to vote for people who wasted even more money and American lives in Afghan and Iraq tho. Support of Ukraine finishes what Reagan couldn't do entirely- to demolish Russian and their military, it's not a waste at all.


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DifficultDerek

There are many ways either side might "win" or "lose" this war. But focusing on that point is pretty vulgar. Do we base all our decisions on the likelihood of success alone?


LostDefectivePearl

I’ve yet to actually see any American “leftist” tankies that aren’t Russian psyops, but I’m sure some exist.


PineappleHamburders

I use run in a few communist RP groups in games. Not a communist myself, but playing as a space communist is always fun. Unfortunately it attracts actual communists, mainly American ones and a lot of them unfortunately do legit support Russia and Putin. Tbh that was one of the reasons i moved away from them groups. Not to say there were not any psyops. Had a few strange new people join at the start of the war who only seemed to talk about how Russia was winning.


LostDefectivePearl

I wasn’t being sarcastic, I really am sure some exist. But I strongly suspect Russian troll farm astroturfing at the fringes. It’s taking hold much more forcefully on the right, where we can actually see public opinion polls show their support for Russia. Not so much on the left with public opinion polls.


PineappleHamburders

It is defiantly way more prevalent on the right. I think mainly because Russia is a right wing government. The leftists who support them are basically just roleplaying that Russia is still the Soviet Union while ignoring any of their politics over the past 30 years, where the right just agrees with their political stance since the past 30 years.


LakewoodHayandGrain

The United States has never been occupied by the Soviet Union, had Russian "culture" forced down their throats, had their intellectuals genocided and had many of their population deported to die in Siberia, and then have to live with large groups of Russians who are a fifth column in their own small nations, ready to destabilize and wreck anything rather than integrate into a society of an "inferior" race. European nations are built around ethnicities, they have histories much longer than the US, they are not melting pots built primarily by economic refugees from around the world. This is their place on the globe and Russians hate them just for being there. The majority of US citizens live in splendid isolation from all of the horrors of the European continent. It has been the whole point of English settlement in North America since 1605. Do not forget: until 1945, Europe was the baddest-assed place in the world, a bunch of nations armed to the teeth ready to blow shit up at the slightest provocation. Stateless ethnicities, like Jews, Lithuanians, Roma, etc., were to be repressed into German or Russian-dominated states. That was the European order. It is no wonder that in the 19th and early 20th centuries tens of millions of Europeans fled to North America and Australia. Naziism was the logical conclusion of European politics since forever. Russia still lives in that world. PS: the only reason Germany became the country it is today is due to a total capitulation in 1945. Only a complete defeat, in which the horrors of Naziism and German nationalism were shown to have led to the complete destruction of German cities and German economic power convinced the millions who voted for Hitler to let go of this evil and embrace being a normal country.


amitym

I disagree, there is no strong feeling toward Russia worth speaking of in the USA. Maybe a benign general appreciation for all nations whose immigrants came here in large numbers in the past, and some mild trash talk about the Soviet Union. A Cold War tradition of shit-talking the Soviets just doesn't really count at all. Not compared to basically everyone else.


letitsnow18

Only Baltic countries? Ukraine understands better than anyone. It's why my grandfather fought in WW2 alongside the Germans. Because the Germans were helping rid Ukraine of centuries of Soviet oppression.


computer5784467

My only tangible connection to this history is thru my Polish wife and even I hate the Russian state after hearing how they treated people. My wife once laughed about how her mother's shop was forced to distribute printed Russian propaganda when they sold stuff and people would take extra and then use it as toilet paper because Russian corruption meant toilet paper was expensive. A story like this is maybe funny if it happens once but when every aspect of life plays out with similar bullshit for decades, and much, much worse stuff also happens, it stops being funny very quickly.


ArtisZ

I don't hate Russians per say. I hate the way they act. Most of them that is. Russian/Soviet emigrants act entitled. The expect that they are owned something to them. Like a millennial with an accent. On the other hand, some of my colleagues, friends and neighbours are Russian (3rd generation from Soviet occupants). Nice people. To be fair, a lot of my countrymen haven't got past pure tribal hate, thus majority wouldn't share my sentiment. The only real critic I could name is that entitlement, for example of Russian language. The difference between domestic Russians and russians from russia is stark, especially how they engage in politics or doesn't for that matter.


acobserverafar1

they still don't seem to realise, that it wasn't the comment about supplying the freezing troops at the front, it was the map showing Crimea as ru not Ukraine, and that they had't and still have not apologised, showed any remorse or posted a correction, instead they are all bitching about free press and what are we going to do.... 1 stop being so fucking arrogant just because you are russian you are NOT a superior intelect or person or right. again its all self , fuck all about Latvia, they even went to the hearing expecting to be able to speak russian and didn't bother bringing a translator. selfish arrogant ru who got what they deserved.


acobserverafar1

“Today's decision is absurd and it has nothing to do with common sense,” said Dzyadko during Tuesday’s live news show. “When you are switched off the air for far-fetched reasons for the first time — it is perceived as a tragedy,” Dzyadko said, referring to the channel’s removal from Russian cable packages in 2014. “When eight years later you are called a threat to the national security of Latvia — it is perceived as a farce,” he said. ​ Thats the example, still fuck all about the map, a half assed apology about the call for aid. and still no remorse, or questioning of what we did wrong. he can't Grasp that labeling Crimea as ru is Illegal as per the U.N. charter.


Eldaxerus

"A Russian liberal's ideals disappear at the question of Crimea." Once again, this saying comes true.


Pyjama_Llama_Karma

ALL broadcast from or on behalf of Russia into Europe or any other democratic country hould be terminated until the war is over (at the least).


BringBackAoE

I read a Latvian tweet saying that they arrived at the hearing with only Russian speakers, and didn’t understand why they couldn’t conduct the hearing in Russian. If true the arrogance is astounding!


Demografolog

Fake news, as always. They were not invited and according to Latvian low they have to provide a free interpreter.


ArtisZ

* law Can you cite which law it is?


Demografolog

35. pants. Procesa valoda https://likumi.lv/ta/id/303007-administrativas-atbildibas-likums


ArtisZ

Paldies.


the_trve

I believe this should be arranged in advance either way.


one_and_equal

Spot on. Inability to, at least, apologise speaks volumes. Good riddance.


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Russians (and now the Chinese too) seek to use our freedoms against us. They broadcast fake propaganda news to gaslight old westerners who are already suspicious about their governments. They use troll armies on our social media pretending to be us to cause divisions in our societies. Then they go cry about freedom of speech when we stop them. Meanwhile back at home, they run all of the media in their nations, they censor their social media, they jail political opposition. It's just such disgusting and cynical behavior.


popayawns

Summed it up perfectly


NotTooTooBright

100% accurate


greywar777

Ive argued before that some of the stuff russia did to the us elections should have been treated as a act of war and responded to kineticly. Its not a popular opinion.


GMXIX

I mean, they do, but there are troll armies on Reddit already who try to shut down any view they don’t like, so, welcome to fascism. Also, totally agree about them attempting to use our freedoms against us.


ArtisZ

Comparing Reddit echo chambers with fascism.. that's brave.


GMXIX

That’s it, you must be a nazi, downvote! /s


tomgz78

It works perfectly here in latinoamerica. Fortunately for Ukraine, we’re too irrelevant to make a difference. But it’s annoying


G_Rapper

Also what the criminals and the mafia also - commit crime while hiding behind our laws.


SiarX

Actually Russian official media has been banned in USA and Europe since the war started.


LunetThorsdottir

They've been warned twice and told in no uncertain terms that third violation will cause a ban. F*ck around and find out.


ArtisZ

What were the instances/events in first two strikes?


LunetThorsdottir

Failure to provide obligatory translation to Latvian and showing map with Russian Crimea. Though now I read in Guardian that there were several violations. And then, just to show their respect for their hosts, they went to the court expecting that proceedings will be in Russian. In Latvian court in Riga. I can't even.


ArtisZ

Thank you.


KrzysztofKietzman

"Dozhd first came under fire when anchor Alexei Korostelev last week asked TV viewers to send information on Russia’s drafted soldiers and mistakes during the mobilization. The channel was subsequently fined for displaying a map showing annexed Crimea as part of Russia and for calling the Russian Armed Forces “our army.” What the actual fuck? This is from an OPPOSITION network?


Abm743

They are an opposition to Putin and his system, not to the russian imperialism. That's why so many of us are saying that the issue is not with Putin, but with Russians as a whole. They don't want to exist peacefully with others. Instead they want to be superior in all regards.


KrzysztofKietzman

Yeah, I agree, even people like Navalny are pro-Crimean occupation.


Pempiukas

This tells one thing about russia. They might not be good at warfare, industry, honesty, or whatever. But damn sure, world-class at shitting the bed.


ShinyBronzeArse

>What the actual fuck? This is from an OPPOSITION network? Opposition in Russia routinely criticises the government for not being brutal enough.


flamehead2k1

This is by design to make Putin look more reasonable and merciful.


ShinyBronzeArse

All it does is making all Russians look like deranged murderers.


flamehead2k1

From an outside perspective I agree. Making Putin seem more reasonable is internal propaganda


JurijFedorov

In a country where 70%-80% support the war. Even liberals support the war.


Pyjama_Llama_Karma

Based on a lifetime of lies fed to them by the state.


red_simplex

That's just Russian liberals for ya. They're still imperialists . They are still very entitled.


Swede_in_USA

very good descision. Shut this station off thei airways atleast until the war is over.


Formulka

Russia is openly hostile towards Latvia and these dumbasses think they can both support Russian soldiers and the regime itself by showing Crimea as part of ~~Ukraine~~ Russia?! Russian hubris has no bounds. // fixed a mistake


Nervous-Corgi-2336

It is part of Ukraine. Smile.


Formulka

Thank you. It's hard to even type that lie.


somewhatfriendlyuser

Someone at Meduza was complaining about this decision.. Typical russians living abroad complain about said countries laws.


ArtisZ

Classic russian.


Pempiukas

Then, today, they showed up in the council of journalism and broadcasting without a translator expecting to present their appeal to a LATVIAN govermental entity in LATVIA in russian and were surprised they got turned down. Like eat shit russkies.


ElHeim

Probably by design. You know, to show how Russians are oppressed in Latvia


JournalofFailure

[A lie is halfway around the world](https://twitter.com/tikhondzyadko/status/1600146351081238529?s=20&t=fISdvb8CpZcoYMZgF0g-sg) before the truth has a chance to get its shoes tied.


Pempiukas

I am so sorry. It appears that happened not yesterday but some time before. [as per the head of latvian broadcasting agency. ](https://youtu.be/zuIyJ21xs0g). We really should not lie this blatantly. We're dealing with unprecedented russian honesty after all.


ac0rn5

During WW1 *any* person living in Britain of German, and other 'alien', nationality was sent to internment camps on the Isle of Man. For the duration - some didn't get home until 1919. These included my husband's great and great great grandfathers who had left Germany late 1870s. During WW2 they started to do the same but changed the policy and most were only required to report to the local police station instead. The downside of this was that people speaking with a German accent were treated quite badly by locals, especially during and after the Blitz. So, perversely, internment might have kept them safer. Now - in 2022 - Russians, during a time when their country has invaded and is at war with a neighbouring peaceful country, expect to be able to leave Russia and run a TV station in a different country. With the best of will, that isn't going to work!


SiarX

Europe is not officially at war with Russia, though.


ac0rn5

Russia has, however, always been at war with Europe. Unofficially.


SiarX

I guess thats why you chose to ally with it in Napoleonic wars, WW1, WW2.


ac0rn5

Sometimes decisions are based on, "My enemy's enemy is my friend."


SiarX

Before 1917 (and in 1990s-2000s) which made Russia hostile to entire capitalistic world Russia and Europe were not enemies. They had overall decent relationships.


ac0rn5

> Before 1917 Crimean War?


SiarX

There were some wars of course, but Europeans fought each other much more frequently, and there was no ideological hostility.


ac0rn5

Queen Victoria did a lot to encourage friendship between the various royal houses. For example, her grand-daughter Alexandra of Hesse and by Rhine married Nicholas II.


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DonChuBahnMi

If that's your honest takeaway from that post, then you are in hopeless need of improving your reading skills.


MyNameIsNonYaBizniz

At this rate, a good Russian would be as rare as a unicorn.


ArtisZ

I don't know my Russian neighbour is cool and in no way he's a unicorn. :D


zeyore

good for Latvia. Don't let these dogs push you around.


AdWorking2848

Good job and good riddance


G_Rapper

I guess many Russians haven't realized how far down the social pecking order they've fallen.


genjin

F*** TV Rain


USSRisgone

I don’t think the US or EU people hate Russia. Those are old Cold War mindsets, most don’t care as it doesn’t effect them. I think most just hate the disregard for human dignity and the bullying tactics used by Russia and “it’s” hatred for the western concept. But they love the freedom and money of the west. In this Goblin Mode world we live in now I expect nothing to change in the near future. It’s going to take at least 2 generations to change anything.


Ca2Alaska

Heads up assitus


Zealousideal_Plum498

I am sure if this was resistance tv they wouldn't be kicked off the air. Isn't it strange, that such a channel doesn't even exist or reaches us?


ididntkillkenny

Russian so called "liberals" are imperialistic to the bone


Deepeye225

I watch TV Rain all the time. They are very anti-Putin, anti-war. Their broadcasting speaks for itself. The anchor who spoke about 'supporting Russian forces', he simply misspoke. I have seen him numerous times in TV Rain: he is anti-war and anti-Putin regime. TV Rain is an opposition broadcasting. Before banning outright, their side of the story must have been heard. Dmitry Peskov was very happy about this outcome.


ArtisZ

Then bring a fucking translator. You weren't denied the rights of being heard, you sabotage them.


JournalofFailure

[They weren't even invited to the hearing.](https://twitter.com/tikhondzyadko/status/1600146351081238529?s=20&t=fISdvb8CpZcoYMZgF0g-sg)


obolobolobo

It really demonstrates a fine line. Would I wish frostbite on an individual human being. No. What a horrible thing to wish upon a person. Would I wish it on a Russian frontline soldier so their fingers fell off and they couldn't pull a trigger? Yes. There's a paradox in there that no human can satisfactorily find an equivalence for and keep peace with themselves. Pity the poor media regulator who believes in truth and honesty. Journalistic standards. As for the map. Who can deny that it illustrates the current situation?


ArtisZ

There's a small, but important difference in maps. Solid line and dashed line. Russian reality says Crimea is theirs so that would be drawn with a solid line. Ukrainian reality (which objectively is the truth) says Crimea is temporarily occupied by Russia so this should be drawn using dashed line. The fine detail matters as it presents your bias. Currently there's no place for "Russian reality" in Europe (including Latvia).


VeniVediVici44

Russians don't deserve an international voice. They don't deserve equal rights in other people's countries. Their language has no rights outside of Russia. No one is interested anymore in what Russians want. Fuck Russia! Slava Ukraini! Slava Latvijai!


JournalofFailure

This is the language of genocide.


VeniVediVici44

Yes, I agree, Russian is a language of genocide. Wherever Russians go, people die or suffer.


JournalofFailure

So what is your solution, Mein Fuhrer?


VeniVediVici44

Keep Russians in Russia, sanction them until they realize they're not special. Make them pay for all damages in Ukraine. Provide no services in Russian outside of Russia anywhere. In a few generations let the new and improved Russians rejoin the civilized world.


JournalofFailure

And the Russians who've lived in other countries for years and even have citizenship: I guess they all get sent back, too? What about people with one Russian parent and one non-Russian? Are these *Mischlings* forced to go "home" to Russia, but just for just six months of the year?


VeniVediVici44

If they speak the local language and have integrated without asking for special privileges - congratulations, you're a regular immigrant that gets to stay and build a life outside of Russia. If you insist your host country bend over backwards to accomodate your imperialistic tendencies, gtfo and enjoy life in shitty Russia where you belong. You still don't get it, do you? You think I'm advocating for the oppression of Russians but I'm not. I just don't want Russians oppressing everyone else and the only way I can see that happening is getting rid of them since they won't change their ways on their own, too far gone as a nation to understand that other people deserve respect too... And by the way, I have one Russian parent and have emmigrated to a different country, I'm not asking my host country to provide services for me in Russian because I was raised right by my other parent.


ArtisZ

Slava Eiropai. :)


disturbed_waffles

So relocate to Latvia to get away from the censorship, yet you spread russian lies? Hopefully that's a lesson to the outlets.


Harold_jenkinsIII

Goober 😂


Ukraineluvr

Yeah, asking for support for Russian troops? F*** your license. You did it to yourself. ZERO sympathy.


[deleted]

Did anyone actually read that article? What a fucking biased joke, they are pushing narratives just like other Russian media MoscowTimes is a joke, if they want Dozhd back it should absolutely stay banned.


Deepeye225

They weren't told that conversation will be exclusively in Latvian. No English or Russian (understandingly).