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38 mins | May 13, 2020

How the killing of an abusive father by his daughters fuelled Russia's culture wars

This notorious case inspired a campaign for change – and a backlash from the patriarchy. Matthew Luxmoore, writing in the Guardian, explores the shocking case of the Khachaturyan family in Russia, where daughters Krestina, Angelina and Maria murdered their father in self-defence, sparking a nationwide debate with lasting cultural consequences.

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