Vera Vasilieva: Letters from behind bars. On the solidarity of political prisoners

12 January 2021 By Vera Vasileva, freelance journalist, host of the Radio Liberty project Freedom and Memorial, winner of the Moscow Helsinki Group prize Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Радио…

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Zoya Svetova: A New Year’s toast – to those who have been released!

29 December 2020 By Zoya Svetova, journalist, human rights defender, and a laureate of the Moscow Helsinki Group Award Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Радио Свобода] In the last few…

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Leonid Nikitinsky: How the president reacts, or doesn’t, to human rights defenders.

11 December 2020 By Leonid Nikitinsky, Novaya gazeta columnist, member of the Presidential Council for Human Rights and laureate of the Moscow Helsinki Group Prize for the Protection of Human…

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Leonid Nikitinsky interviews Stanislav Dmitrievsky: ‘Discussing convictions of another sort.’

8 December 2020 For what actions and on what principles will people be judged at the 'Russian Nuremberg'? Leonid Nikitinsky interviews Stanislav Dmitrievsky, the co-author of the report on transitional…

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Leonid Nikitinsky: A “Lepers’ Constitution”

3 December 2020 Leonid Nikitinsky, Novaya gazeta correspondent, member of the Presidential Council on Human Rights and Civil Society, laureate of the Moscow Helsinki Group Prize for Human Rights Source:…

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Vera Vasilieva on the Aleksei Pichugin case: the underbelly of justice

19 November 2020 Vera Vasilieva is an independent journalist, host of Radio Svoboda’s Freedom and Memorial project and the 2018 laureate of the Moscow Helsinki Group prize for Human Rights…

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