Friday, 30 November 2012

UN Committee against Torture: Russian authorities should publicly condemn violence against LGBT people - Coming Out

UN Committee against Torture: Russian authorities should publicly condemn violence against LGBT people - Coming Out

Ludmila Alekseeva: There is no tangible reform of the Russian penal system - HRO.org in English

Ludmila Alekseeva: There is no tangible reform of the Russian penal system - HRO.org in English

Should we appeal against the "foreign agents" law? HRO.org report from the "Strasbourg Sessions" - HRO.org in English

Should we appeal against the "foreign agents" law? HRO.org report from the "Strasbourg Sessions" - HRO.org in English

Members of Public Oversight Committee Call for Independent Investigation into Events at Kopeisk - HRO.org in English

Members of Public Oversight Committee Call for Independent Investigation into Events at Kopeisk - HRO.org in English

Damir Gainutdinov on Regulation versus Technology and How the Online Community is Refusing to Accept Law on Blacklisting of Websites - Internet Freedom in Russia

Damir Gainutdinov on Regulation versus Technology and How the Online Community is Refusing to Accept Law on Blacklisting of Websites - Internet Freedom in Russia

Thursday, 29 November 2012

Aleksandr Podrabinek: Time to go out onto the streets - from Grani.ru

Aleksandr Podrabinek: Time to go out onto the streets - from Grani.ru

Intruders Again Target Memorial: "Here Sits a Foreign Agent" - Rights Groups in Russia

Intruders Again Target Memorial: "Here Sits a Foreign Agent" - Rights Groups in Russia

Investigators assess video showing beating of prisoner in Rostov penal colony - HRO.org in English

Investigators assess video showing beating of prisoner in Rostov penal colony - HRO.org in English

Kopeisk: "Just don't forsake us!" - HRO.org in English

Kopeisk: "Just don't forsake us!" - HRO.org in English

On 27 November Federation Council considered Bill on Nazism - Centre for Interethnic Cooperation - Rights Groups in Russia

On 27 November Federation Council considered Bill on Nazism - Centre for Interethnic Cooperation - Rights Groups in Russia

Jens Siegert on Serdiukov’s Downfall, Putin’s Illness and the Consolidation of the System - Comment on Rights in Russia

Jens Siegert on Serdiukov’s Downfall, Putin’s Illness and the Consolidation of the System - Comment on Rights in Russia

Lev Ponomarev on the Events at Kopeisk Penal Colony - Comment on Rights in Russia

Lev Ponomarev on the Events at Kopeisk Penal Colony - Comment on Rights in Russia

Tuesday, 13 November 2012

Natalia Taubina on Torture in Russia: 'Unfortunately these good initiatives did not lead to positive changes in practice' - Comment on Rights in Russia

Natalia Taubina on Torture in Russia: 'Unfortunately these good initiatives did not lead to positive changes in practice' - Comment on Rights in Russia:

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Svetlana Gannushkina: The Investigation Must be Conducted in Accordance with the Law - Comment on Rights in Russia

Svetlana Gannushkina: The Investigation Must be Conducted in Accordance with the Law - Comment on Rights in Russia:

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The Bitter Taste of Forbidden Fruit - Aleksandr Podrabinek on the nationalists

The Bitter Taste of Forbidden Fruit - Aleksandr Podrabinek on the nationalists:

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Government to Support Patriots - HRO.org in English

Government to Support Patriots - HRO.org in English:

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Masha Karp on the Radiant Digital Future - Blog on Rights in Russia

Masha Karp on the Radiant Digital Future - Blog on Rights in Russia:

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Quote for the Day- Boris Kagarlitsky

"I can't help but compare the way the authorities searched my home last week with their predecessors during the Soviet period. Investigators may be more polite, but they are clearly less competent. Police conduct investigations in the same spirit that the authorities conduct "free" elections" - Boris Kagarlitsky:

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