... from the first page of a Google search on the subject ...
Is there any unbiased independent native Russian study on this subject?
Talk all you want, two wrongs don't make a right. Deep rooted corruption runs through all layers of society, has infested all professions, and that might include yours ...
It also makes demanding changes in culture so much more difficult, since you will cut your own flesh ...
Well, Russia is far from an ideal country; it would be ridiculous to say the opposite. But this is my country, and my children and my grandchildren will live here and do their best to make their lives better.
I know that you read a lot of Russian sports sites. And you cannot help but see that this topic is being covered in a very critical light. So why are you posting this:
After all, this is absolutely not consistent with what is actually.And it sort of sustains the common public impression that cheating in sports is allowed "since everybody does it"? Which is the main theme of this thread after all. State organised doping programs are a corruption of sports.