Additions and Corrections to Chronicle No. 14, August 1970 (15.12)

<<No 15 : 31 August 1970>> [1] "The Soviet press on the persecution of dissenters” section. The newspaper report from Riga contains an error: for Misulovich read Misudovin. [2] In the report of the trial of Zaitsev the defence counsel Kheifits was called the Procurator [in some copies of the Chronicle, but not that received … Continue reading Additions and Corrections to Chronicle No. 14, August 1970 (15.12)

The case of Mikhail P. Yakubovich (Karaganda), October 1969 (10.8)

«No 10 : 31 October 1969» Mikhail Petrovich Yakubovich was born in 1891. He is a great-grandson of the Decembrist A.I. Yakubovich and a nephew of the poet and revolutionary P. F. Yakubovich. From his youth he worked for the revolutionary movement in Russia. He was first arrested while a schoolboy in the sixth class. … Continue reading The case of Mikhail P. Yakubovich (Karaganda), October 1969 (10.8)

A pamphlet about events in Czechoslovakia, August 1968 (3.2)

No 3 : 30 August 1968 Pamphlets containing protests against the occupation of Czechoslovakia have begun circulating widely in Moscow. The text of one of these documents is printed below. "LET  US  THINK  FOR  OURSELVES "The Central Committee and the majority of members of the Communist Party of China, also of the Communist Parties of … Continue reading A pamphlet about events in Czechoslovakia, August 1968 (3.2)

Responses in Moscow to events in Czechoslovakia, July-August 1968 (3.1)

No 3 : 30 August 1968 [1] On 26 July 1968, a thirty-year-old loader, Anatoly Marchenko, sent an open letter to the editors of the [Czechoslovak] newspapers Rude pravo, Literarni listi and Prace, voicing his protest against the campaign of slander and insinuations against Czechoslovakia, and speaking of the threat of intervention in that country. … Continue reading Responses in Moscow to events in Czechoslovakia, July-August 1968 (3.1)