RUSSIA PROFILE is an English-language information service and community platform consisting of a daily-updated Web site and a quarterly special report, geared toward a wide range of readers with a professional interest in Russia. Our goal is to offer the most comprehensive and concise view of business, economic, political and cultural trends and processes underway in Russia.
So here is yet another website dealing with Russian current events amongst other things russian.
AND! their phrase thing is unwrapping the mystery inside the enigma which is basically what we were thinking of playing on.. same Churchill quote reference.
They have an interesting article on the "russian soul" something talked about by everyone from Dostoyevsky and Tolstoi to drunk people nowadays complaining about not being back home.