Tag: Human Rights

Human Rights. Laws of Attrition Crackdown on Russia’s Civil Society

RUSSIA. Laws of Attrition Crackdown on Russia’s Civil Society after Putin’s Return to the Presidency

In the year since Vladimir Putin’s return to the presidency in May 2012, the Russian government has unleashed a crackdown on civil society unprecedented in the country’s post-Soviet history.The authorities have introduced a series of restrictive laws, harassed, intimidated, and in several cases imprisoned political activists, interfered in […]

GERMANY. In the city of Darmstadt events of violence over women repeated

Ivan Blagoy The situation in Germany is heated by behavior of strangers. In the city of Darmstadt events of the Cologne New Year’s Eve when natives of Africa and the Middle East behaved inadmissibly in relation to women repeated. Ситуацию в Германии накаляет поведение чужаков. В городе Дармштадте […]

For all there is a prison

RUSSIA. For all there is a prison

Kristina Gorelik. In China, many bloggers actually sit in prison for their words. В Китае многие блоггеры реально сидят в тюрьме за свои слова. Последние законы, ужесточающие наказания за наркотики, двойное гражданство, распитие алкогольных напитков и прочие “антиобщественные” деяния могут подвести под тюрьму почти каждого в России. Как попадают […]