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Russian women pole dancing their way to rich husbands

Rupert Wingfield-Hayes meets the Russian women attending pole-dancing classes in the hopes of securing a rich husband, a phenomenon which reveals much about Russia's wealth divide and how, despite appearances, many Russians remain deeply conservative.

Watch Rupert Wingfield Hayes' film in full on Newsnight on Wednesday 17 November 2010 at 10.30pm on BBC Two.

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