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There are 157 item(s) tagged with the keyword "dissent".

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1. A Village Teacher Under Fire

A teacher of high-school language and literature has resigned after being denounced by a colleague.

Tags: repression, teacher, dissent, education
2. A New Wave of Emigration to Europe

Almost 19,000 Russians sought asylum in EU countries in 2023, marking a record high for the past seven years.

Tags: russia file, immigration, dissent, war, statistics
3. Theater Directors Face More Detention

The trial of Zhenya Berkovich and Svetlana Petriychuk has been postponed yet again. 

Tags: art, law, dissent, theater
4. Russians Forced to Become Arsonists

Dozens of Russian pensioners have ignited fires at military offices and banks due to telephone scams.

Tags: russia file, war, dissent, law
5. A Team of "Foreign Agents" at the Paris Olympics

The President of the Russian Olympic Committee has labeled Russian athletes competing at the Paris games as "foreign agents."

Tags: dissent, tennis, olympics
6. A Life of Protest: Soviet Dissident Arrested in St. Petersburg

Lifelong dissident Alexander Skobov was arrested in St. Petersburg, again.

Tags: anti-war, soviet union, dissent, protest
7. A Magazine for Prisoners

A Russian IT specialist publishes a magazine for political prisoners.

Tags: russia file, dissent, war, political prisoners
8. A Year in the Life of Evan Gershkovich

A year after his arrest, American journalist Evan Gershkovich is no closer to trial, or freedom. 

Tags: law, dissent, espionage, journalism
9. Russian Artists Crash the Pompidou

Russian artists brought unauthorized performance art to Paris's biggest contemporary art museum. 

Tags: anti-war, dissent, performance art, france, art
10. A Theater Director's Letter from Prison

While Zhenya Berkovich's trial keeps getting postponed, her two adopted daughters wait for her at home. 

Tags: theater, dissent

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