Maxim Shevchenko
Russian Federation
One of the leading Russian journalists and experts on problems of ethno-cultural and religious policy.

Previous positions: Author and Anchor of Sudite Sami talk show (Make Your Own Judgment) on the Russian national TV “Channel One“ and O Glavnom analytical program (About the Most Important with Maxim Shevchenko) on the federal FM radio station“Vesti FM“; teacher of Russian and West European history at the First Classical Orthodox School Radonezh Yasenevo (1993-1995); journalist for the Bulletin of Christian Democracy (1987-1991), First of September educational newspaper (1992-1995), author and Editor-in-Chief of the NG-Religion project and hot spots (Afghanistan, Pakistan, Chechnya, Dagestan, Yugoslavia, Israel, Palestine) correspondent for “Nezavisimaya Gazeta” (1995-2002), author of the project and Editor-in-Chief for Smysl (Reason) magazine (2003-2008)

Winner of the 2007 Golden Pen award of the Russian Union of Journalists