Open Letter to Bukovsky

It is unrealistic, if not legally impermissible, for the UK legal system to hear your libel case before your trial, writes Sarah Hurst << No. (), 29 April 2016 >> Thursday, 28 April 2016 Dear Mr. Bukovsky, Recently we met for the first time. We talked about your release from a Soviet prison in 1976…

Why go on hunger-strike?

Former Soviet dissident VLADIMIR BUKOVSKY has gone on hunger-strike in Britain, his home for over 30 years. Masha Karp asks why << No. (), 24 April 2016 >> My British friends are puzzled: why should one weaken oneself? Why jeopardize one’s already very poor health? Can’t things be resolved in court? No, says Vladimir Bukovsky,…