Religion | The Orthodox alliance with the Kremlin leaves other Russian Christians under pressure
by Jill Nelson
Posted 10/11/18, 02:52 pm
For many Christians in Russia, the freedoms of the early 1990s are largely gone. The Russian Orthodox Church, once a victim of Communist oppression, is now cozy with the Kremlin, but at a price: It overlooks the growing authoritarianism of President Vladimir Putin and human rights violations reminiscent of Soviet times.