15 The Last Vodka

The material is devoted to the forced assimilation of indigenous peoples conducted during the Soviet era. Since ancient times, Russian allies, tribes of Finns and Ugorians, Izhorians, Ingermanlandinans, Vodjas, had populated Russias north-eastern frontiers. And if the former can still be found in the vicinity of the town of Kingisep (between Saint-Petersburg and Estonia), the Vodjans (orthodox Finns) are almost extinct with only few old people left.