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Russian Diaspora Remembers Nemtsov 1 year later

Mar 01 2016

On Saturday, Russians, Ukrainians, Belarusians, and Georgians across North America paid their respects to murdered Russian dissident Boris Nemtsov a year after his grisly assassination.


One year without Boris Nemtsov

Feb 27 2016

Today, we would like to share with you the first article ever published by Free Russia Foundation exactly one year ago – our tribute to Boris Nemtsov. Let’s take a look back and think about what has changed or not since.


Media Freedom Remains “Severely Restricted” in Russia – Amnesty International

Feb 25 2016

An annual report produced by human rights campaign group, Amnesty International, has condemned the state of human rights in Russia.


Experts discuss the situation in Chechnya

Feb 22 2016

On February 17th, 2016, three policy experts discussed the situation in Chechnya and the implications of the situation for Russian domestic politics.


The Russian opposition continues to endure constant hounding

Feb 16 2016

Recently, the Kremlin has resorted to its standard method of using Gopniki [a pejorative term to refer to aggressive young lower-class suburban male dwellers coming from families of poor education and income – FRF] and Siloviki [security and law-enforcement structures – FRF] to carry out harassment.