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There are 22 item(s) tagged with the keyword "dissent".

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1. An Anthem of Dissent

A Russian man in Tyumen was arrested for playing the Ukrainian national anthem in public.

Tags: war in ukraine, music, government, dissent, Ukraine, Siberia
2. Ignorance is Not Strength

Belarus moves to ban George Orwell's dystopian classic 1984.

Tags: government, dissent, literature, Belarus
3. Headlines for Truth

Editors of a Russian news outlet surprise readers with their anti-war sentiments.

Tags: war in ukraine, dissent, media, news
4. Detained on Victory Day

Over 125 citizens were detained during Immortal Regiment processions across Russia.

Tags: dissent, world war ii, Victory Day, war in ukraine, Ukraine
5. Immortal Anti-War Demos

There were brave dissenters amid pro-regime Immortal Regiment demonstrations on May 9.

Tags: peace, dissent, demonstrations
6. Discrediting the Military

Security forces have reportedly filed at least 993 reports against Russians for discrediting the Armed Forces.

Tags: military, dissent
7. Undesirable Outcome

The history of Russia since 2008 has been to repeatedly lop off appendages – nose, ears, digits – to spite itself. Obsessed by erroneous threats, it has invaded its neighbors, quashed all democratic activity, rigged votes, interfered in foreign elections, harbored and/or enabled international cybercrime… and that’s just the tip of the iceberg.

Tags: nonprofits, dissent
8. Sofia Gubaidulina

Listening to the intensely chromatic compositions of Sofia Gubaidulina can be challenging. You wouldn’t put her music on to relax or to be energized. As with any avant-garde work, taking it in can feel like work.

Tags: avant garde, dissent, composers, music
9. Aiming for RuNet

Russia’s crackdown on internet freedoms reached a fever pitch this spring as the government attempted to slow Twitter traffic in response to the microblogging platform’s alleged refusal to delete banned content.

Tags: dissent, freedom, press freedom, internet
10. Andrei Sakharov

Andrei Dmitriyevich Sakharov lived several completely different lives.

Tags: reforms, dissent, sakharov

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