What can Soviet Russia teach us about the pandemic

Article Link: https://www.bbc.com/reel/video/p08940r8/what-soviet-russia-can-teach-us-about-a-pandemic

Discussion posted by: Arye ben-Shaoul

Russian filmmaker Irina Sedunova takes us to her parents’ house in the Moscow Region and explores the unexpected similarities between life at the time of coronavirus and her family’s memories of the Soviet era, from toilet paper shortages to surveillance.