Catherine Green studied Russian and Post-Soviet Studies and History at William & Mary, graduating in 2020. While there, she researched collective and institutional memory in the former Soviet Union. She is particularly interested in how governments use historical narratives to maintain power.
On February 20, Ruslan Ablyakimov was walking in Makhachkala, the capital of Dagestan, with two friends when he was stopped by six young men who proceeded to beat him. “Where