- Post-Soviet Demographics: The Russian Cross
- Latitude News: With more Women than Men, Russian women forced to settle
- NY Times article: Russian resent Chechnya subsidies
- BBC Article: Putin calls for ‘Eurasian Union’
- YouTube Video: Tradition folk cultures in Fiddler on the Roof
- NYTimes Video: Monotown economic struggles in fragile environment of Lake Baikal
- Boston Globe: Young Women in Chechnya
Eastern European States:
- Photo Gallery: 25 years after Chernobyl
- The Guardian: How Estonia stepped out of Russia’s shadow to become internet titan
- Yahoo and BBC: Latvia votes on referendum to make Russian an official language
- ESRI’s StoryMap of Aral Sea Degradation
- YouTube Video: Aral Sea Ecosystem
- Uzbekistan’s problematic Cotton Industry: White Gold
- ForeignPolicy: Will there be a Central Asian Spring?
- Tajikistan’s Economy dependent on remittances
- NYTimes Video: “Skateistan” skate park in Kabul
- NPR podcast: Gender problems in Police departments.
- National Geographic: How they found the “Afghan Girl.”
- NYTimes Video: “A Man’s World“–life for widows in Afghanistan.