Aleksandr Cherkasov: On what made Sakharov become a human rights defender

22 May 2022 by Aleksandr Cherkasov, former chair of the board of Memorial Human Rights Centre, which was closed down by the authorities. The author expresses his thanks to Ilya…

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Aleksandr Cherkasov: ‘The curtain is coming down.’ Speech in court on the liquidation of Memorial Human Rights Centre

Aleksandr Cherkasov 5 April 2022 by Aleksandr Cherkasov, chair of the board of Memorial Human Rights Centre, laureate of a Moscow Helsinki Group human rights award Source: Moscow Helsinki Group…

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Aleksandr Cherkasov on Memorial and the Coronavirus: Responsibility of a different kind

17 March 2020 Aleksandr Cherkasov is chair of the board of Memorial Human Rights Centre and laureate of a Moscow Helsinki Group prize Source: Moscow Helsinki Group (original source: Ekho Moskvy)…

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Aleksandr Cherkasov: Verdict in the Network case – where the impossible is the norm

11 February 2020 Aleksandr Cherkasov, chair of the board of Memorial Human Rights Centre and winner of a Moscow Helsinki Group prize Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Ekho Moskvy]  On 10 February…

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