Advisory Council: Comments

On these pages you will find statements and opinions by members of Rights in Russia's Advisory Council

Commentaries by Members of Rights in Russia's Advisory Committee ‎‎‎‎‎‎‎(Russia)‎‎‎‎‎‎‎

  • Lev Ponomarev on the judgment of the Constitutional Court in the Dadin case 10 February 2017By Lev Ponomarev, executive director of For Human Rights, member of Moscow Helsinki Group Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Movement For Human Rights] The Constitutional Court ...
    Posted 23 Feb 2017, 03:05 by Rights in Russia
  • Damir Gainutdinov: A sentence for a repost. How RuNet users end up behind bars [Intersection] 20 February 2017 By Damir Gainutdinov, Legal analyst at the Agora International Human Rights GroupSource: IntersectionPhoto: Intersection"And we seem to be fighting it but the results are ...
    Posted 20 Feb 2017, 11:15 by Rights in Russia
  • Nadezhda Azhgikhina: Russian Citizens Don’t Want to Live in the Middle Ages 30 January 2017By Nadezhda Azhgikhina, secretary of the Union of Journalists of RussiaYet again the State Duma did not heed the voices of citizens and experts and lessened ...
    Posted 16 Feb 2017, 04:36 by Rights in Russia
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Commentaries by Members of Rights in Russia's Advisory Committee ‎‎‎‎‎‎‎(International)‎‎‎‎‎‎‎

  • Halya Coynash: Quashing of Russian activist Ildar Dadin’s sentence welcome, but not enough 23 February 2017Source: Human Rights in UkraineRussia’s Supreme Court has revoked the sentence against Ildar Dadin under a draconian anti-protest law and recognized the activist’s ...
    Posted by Rights in Russia
  • Andreas Umland: 'The price of appeasing Russian adventurism' [Kiyv Post] 16 January 2017By Andreas Umland, senior research fellow at the Institute for Euro-Atlantic Cooperation in Kyiv and general editor of the book series “Soviet and Post-Soviet Politics ...
    Posted 22 Jan 2017, 09:18 by Rights in Russia
  • Susan Richards: 'Putin Country' [Open Democracy] 19 January 2017By Susan Richards, a non-executive director and founder of openDemocracy and a member of the advisory council of Rights in RussiaUnhappy the land that needs ...
    Posted 22 Jan 2017, 08:57 by Rights in Russia
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