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  • Russia: Jehovah’s Witness Convicted

    Russia: Jehovah’s Witness Convicted

    Expand Dennis Christensen (behind the windows) talks with his interpreter at the Zheleznodorzhy District Court in Oryol, January 28, 2019 © 2019 Human Rights W…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Russia Charges Activist for a Facebook Post

    Russia Charges Activist for a Facebook Post

    Last month, Alexander Korovainy shared an image on his Facebook page as part of the online “10-Year Challenge,” in which people post photos of themselves from a decade ago and today. Korovainy, who lives in Yeysk, in Russia’s Krasnodar region,…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Russia: Rights Defender Sentenced to Four-Year Prison Term

    Russia: Rights Defender Sentenced to Four-Year Prison Term

    Update: After a reading of the verdict that took 9 hours, the judge in the Shali District Court convicted Oyub Titiev and sentenced him to 4 years in penal colony settlement. His lawyers have said they will appeal. “The guilty verdict against O…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • The Court Case Against Oyub Titiyev Is a Tragic Farce

    The Court Case Against Oyub Titiyev Is a Tragic Farce

    Expand Oyub Titiev, Grozny, 2018.  © 2018 Human Rights Watch After 14 months behind bars and a trial that’s dragged out for eight months, Chechen…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Russia: Censorship of Younger Generation’s Music

    Russia: Censorship of Younger Generation’s Music

    Expand Russian musician Nastya Kreslina, member of electronic duo called IC3PEAK performs during a concert in Yekaterinburg, Russia. November 29, 2018.  © 201…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Russia: Censorship of Music
    Russian authorities have been interfering with performances of rappers and other musicians popular with younger audiences, forcing them to cancel concerts in acts of censorship that violate freedom of expression. According to Meduza, an independent o…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Internet Under Attack in Russia

    Internet Under Attack in Russia

    Expand The Google app logo is seen on a smartphone in this picture illustration taken September 15, 2017. © 2017 Reuters An acquaintance living in t…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Russia: New Wave of Anti-LGBT Persecution

    Russia: New Wave of Anti-LGBT Persecution

    Expand Igor Kochetkov speaking at the European Parliament about persecution of LGBT people in Chechnya.  © 2018 Tanya Lokshina for Human Rights Watch…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • (Another) Mockery of Justice in Russia

    (Another) Mockery of Justice in Russia

    Oyub Titiev, a Chechen human rights activist, has been behind bars for more than 13 months on bogus drug charges and his trial is now drawing to a close. Today, the defense filed its last motion, and the judge declined it – just as she has declined…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Russia: Journalist Faces Unjustified Criminal Charges

    Russia: Journalist Faces Unjustified Criminal Charges

    Expand Svetlana Prokopyeva, Pskov. © 2019 Pavel Dmitriyev (Moscow) – Russian authorities opened a criminal investigation against a journalist for…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -

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  • Brexit: Making sense of the UK and the Bipolar Brassiere
    Brexit: Making sense of the UK and the Bipolar BrassiereTake an S and the final E off the word Brassiere (an undergarment supporting the breasts) and you get Brasier, the maiden name of Theresa May, the British Prime Minister who spent two and a hal…
    - 1 day ago, 24 Mar 19, 9:51am -
  • The neverending containment of Russia
    by Emanuel PietrobonIn 1946 in the famous "Long Telegram" George Kennan, a US diplomat based in Moscow, denounced that the next threat to the existence of the free world would come from the Soviet Union. According to Kennan the combination of ide…
    - 3 days ago, 22 Mar 19, 11:36am -
  • Graff Laundromat
    A British company could assist Russian financier Emil Gaynulin in hiding money from US authorities in its valuable diamonds. In May 2015, the world-famous British jewellery house Graff Diamonds Ltd together with its Russian partners, entrepreneur Emi…
    - 4 days ago, 21 Mar 19, 3:38pm -
  • Christchurch aftermath: Invaders complain of invaders
    Brenton Tarrant, the shooter from New Zealand's Christchurch, was not a lone wolf. The West has missed out an important point - the formation of organised Christian extremism. Tarrant killed  about 50 people in two mosques. At first glance, this cri…
    - 5 days ago, 20 Mar 19, 12:17pm -
  • The Decolonization of Western Sahara: A Saharawi vision of the solution
    The Decolonization of Western Sahara: A Saharawi vision of the solutionBy: Amb. Malainin Lakhal*The Moroccan occupation of Western Sahara remains the last case of decolonization in Africa. The Moroccan military invaded the territory on the 31st of…
    - 5 days ago, 20 Mar 19, 12:15pm -
  • Hot drinks trigger esophageal cancer, new study says
    Scientists urge everyone not to drink hot beverages if they are too hot. Drinking hot tea or other hot drinks may increase risks of esophageal cancer, a new study by the International Journal of Cancer revealed. This is not the first time, when scien…
    - 5 days ago, 20 Mar 19, 9:44am -
  • Putin reacts to Kazakhstan president's resignation
    Russian President Vladimir Putin has reacted to the sudden resignation of Nursultan Nazarbayev, who stepped down as President of Kazakhstan on March 19. Putin thanked Nazarbayev for his work and cooperation and wished him good health. The former spea…
    - 5 days ago, 20 Mar 19, 9:38am -
  • Massacres of Muslim Worshipers in Christchurch: Tragic Insanity at Place of Worship
    by Mahboob A. Khawaja, PhD."And if we do act, in however small a way, we don't have to wait for some grand utopian future. The future is an infinite succession of presents, and to live now as we think human beings should live, in defiance of all tha…
    - 7 days ago, 19 Mar 19, 6:03am -
  • World's Leading Human Rights Abuser USA
    The State Department publishes human rights reports for over 190 countries annually. Omitted is the appalling record of the world's leading human rights abuser on a global scale - the USA.No nation in world history caused more harm to more people ov…
    - 7 days ago, 18 Mar 19, 12:10pm -
  • Russian entrepreneur Emil Gainulin defrauded state’s budget for billions of rubles
    There is a Soviet anecdote: "During a job interview an experienced accountant was asked: what would be two plus two? The answer was: it depends how much you need it to be". The protagonist of our investigation, talented businessman Emil Gainulin, is…
    - 7 days ago, 18 Mar 19, 10:11am -

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