Russian journalist forced to resign for criticizing pro-Putin propaganda

Russian journalist forced to resign for criticizing pro-Putin propaganda

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Russian journalist forced to resign for criticizing pro-Putin propaganda on Instagram June 13, 2018 First Posted 11 June 201817:57 GMT Republished with courtesy: Global Voices Russian police cadets from Volgograd, Russia, singing a praise song for Russian president Vladimir Putin. Screenshot by Runet…

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Muscovites To Protest ‘Catastrophic’  Human Rights Violations

Muscovites To Protest ‘Catastrophic’ Human Rights Violations

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RUSSIA Muscovites Rally To Protest ‘Catastrophic’ Violations Of Human Rights, Freedoms June 10, 2018 14:40 GMT RFE/RL’s Russian Service Current Time TV Protesters hold posters depicting political prisoners during an opposition rally in Moscow on June 10. MOSCOW – Demonstrators have taken…

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Russian Anti-Corruption Activists are Jailed based on their Tweets

Russian Anti-Corruption Activists are Jailed based on their Tweets

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Russian anti-corruption activists are jailed for ‘inciting riots’ based on their tweets and retweets Posted 25 May 2018 12:07 GMT Riot police closing in on protesters on May 5, 2018, in Moscow // DonSimon, CC0 Anti-corruption activists who protested against Vladimir Putin’s fourth inauguration…

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Stateless Citizens of Georgia

Stateless Citizens of Georgia

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May 21, 2018 Republished with courtesy: Global Voices: https://globalvoices.org/2018/05/20/photo-essay-stateless-in-the-former-soviet-republic-of-georgia/ Photo essay: Stateless in the former Soviet republic of Georgia Posted 20 May 2018 13:07 GMT The following is a partner post by Global Voices’ partner Chai-Khana.org. Text byMonica Ellena. All photos by Jacob Borden. Miguel Mkirtichian’s passport is…

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