The trial of Galanskov, Ginzburg, Dobrovolsky and Lashkova: 8-12 January 1968 (1.1)

<< No 1 : 30 April 1968 >> On 10 December 1968 it will be twenty years since the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Declaration of Human Rights. "Human Rights Year" began all over the world on 10 December 1967. On 11 December 1967 the trial of Yury GALANSKOV, Alexander GINZBURG, Alexei DOBROVOLSKY and … Continue reading The trial of Galanskov, Ginzburg, Dobrovolsky and Lashkova: 8-12 January 1968 (1.1)

The Trial of Mikhail Rivkin, 12-13 July 1983 (Vesti 1983, 21-1)

<< USSR News Brief (Vesti iz SSSR), 15 November 1983 >> On 12-13 July 1983 the Moscow City Court examined the case of Mikhail Germanovich RIVKIN, the only one of the “socialists” group who refused to submit a request for a pardon (see Vesti 1983, 16-5). The deputy chairman of the Moscow City Court, V.G. … Continue reading The Trial of Mikhail Rivkin, 12-13 July 1983 (Vesti 1983, 21-1)

40.1 — Tatyana Khodorovich, “No Thought Trials in the USSR”

<< No 40 : 20 May 1976 >> Statement by Tatiana Khodorovich At trials in Odessa, Moscow, Omsk and Vilnius, people have again been prosecuted and found guilty of thoughts they have expressed – and even thoughts they have not expressed. Sentences have been passed as follows: Vyacheslav Igrunov – sent to an ordinary psychiatric … Continue reading 40.1 — Tatyana Khodorovich, “No Thought Trials in the USSR”