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Why I moved to Russia


Jozef and Ann fled the USA, fearing for their children's future and not wanting drag queens as their primary school teachers. Now, they are expecting their seventh child. Jay Close, after living in California, France, and Australia, became a famous cheesemaker in a Russian outback. Chad Hower, pursued by the FBI for 18 years, received political asylum in Russia. To understand why they feel at home and safe in Russia, American independent journalist Tofurious Crane explores their stories.