All Posts Tagged With: "Bolotnaya Square"

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Abolishing Activity

The editorial team at issues a warning to the Russian government that continuing to pressure civil society could lead to a growth in more extremist forces who, unlike the ones the state is now persecuting, are indisposed to compromise.

Jul 23, 2012 | Continued
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Violence in Moscow as Riot Police Squeeze Sanctioned Anti-Putin Protest

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tens of thousands of anti-Putin protestors in Moscow arrived at a sanctioned rally site only to find it overrun with thousands of OMON riot police…

May 7, 2012 | Continued
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Thousands of Russians Turn Out for May Day Rallies

Thousands of Russians held protests and marches throughout the country on Saturday during May Day celebrations. A number of opposition leaders were detained and some rallies were banned outright.

May 3, 2010 | Continued