Small town miles from Moscow sees a p...

Small town miles from Moscow sees a political awakening

Aug 24, 2017 Read more: SFGate

In this photo taken on Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017, local residents linger by a car next to a banner advertizing the town's most popular web-site in Vyksa, a small town, about 290 kilometers east of Moscow, Russia. Opposition leader Alexei Navalny's presidential campaign has galvanized activists in the unlikeliest places which have not seen any political activity since before the collape of the Soviet Union.

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