The majority of Russians still support the invasion of Ukraine. If you disagree, you risk a lot. Most firmly believe in Putin’s propaganda. On the way from Moscow to Saint Petersburg.

Of course there had been safety tips. Pay cash only. Watch out for the cameras. That’s what activists wrote on the Internet. Alexandra Skochilenko, known as Sascha, had already spent a night in prison for demonstrating against the war in her hometown of St. Petersburg. The walls of the cell had been smeared with faeces, she didn’t want to experience that again. She opted for the supermarket action, it seemed safer.