Write to Russia: Zarema Musaeva – imprisoned on trumped up charges is a victim of collective punishment intended to silence her family members

On 4 July 2023, Zarema Musaeva was sentenced to five and a half years' imprisonment in a general regime penal colony by a court in Grozny, capital of Chechnya, on…

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On the closed trial of Evgenia Berkovich and Svetlana Petriychuk. Commentaries by Elena Sannikova & Aleksandr Podrabinek

In 2020, Evgenia Berkovich staged a play, Finist the Brave Falcon, that had been written by Svetlana Petriychuk in 2019. In 2022, the play received a Best Costume Designer award…

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Rights in Russia Update

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Lev Shlosberg: On Vladimir Putin’s second tax reform and who is going to pay for what 

3 June 2024 Source: Facebook Vladimir Putin is implementing the second tax reform of his presidency. The first came at the very start of the century (literally, 1 January 2001)…

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Lev Shlosberg: On how energy builds in society first for dissent and then for protest

31 May 2024 Source: Facebook Firing of the large-caliber political machine-gun known as “foreign agent” at dissident citizens, politicians, and media has resumed in its previous form after a brief…

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