Published in: oDR: AnalysisIn Russia, Navalny is stealing back the agenda – by putting his life on the line
The opposition leader is destroying the symbolic border between Russia’s prison system and the outside world
Svetlana Sidorkina: “Defending the innocent is the most difficult thing of all”
Svetlana Sidorkina, one of Russia’s leading human rights lawyers, talks about how hard the Russian justice system...
“We refused everything France wanted to give us”: Oksana Shalygina’s first post-prison interview
This time last year, performance artist Pyotr Pavlensky and Oksana Shalygina fled Russia under threat of...
No home, no work, no family: the difficulties of rehabilitation for Russia’s ex-prisoners
Confiscation of property, slave labour, deceit, despair. What else do Russian ex-cons face when they leave prison?
The man in black: interview with Russian anarchist Dmitry Buchenkov
For Russian investigators and judges, it doesn’t matter if you’ve taken part in protest actions or not. Public...
"I don't falsify elections and I don't spread propaganda. But I'm still a teacher, I exist"
As Russian law enforcement turns its steely eye to the country's classrooms, three schoolteachers share their...