Julia Sherwood: Waiting as a form of protest

posted 26 Jan 2015, 01:30 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 26 Jan 2015, 01:31 ]
Waiting as a form of protest: to remind the world of victims of political murder and unlawful imprisonment, the Prague-based Dutch translator and activist Otakar van Gemund has come up with a unique form of protest at Prague Airport. Along with a group of friends and sympathizers he has been turning up at Terminal 1, mingling with people meeting passengers arriving from Russia and Belarus, and holding up notices with names such as Anna Politkovskaya, Natalya Estemirova, or Oleg Sentsov. Read more in the following article by Czech Slavist Tomáš Glanc, which appeared in the Czech online newspaper Echo24