The spread of censorship

The Ukraine conflict has been used as a pretext << No. 24 (257), 19 June 2017 >> The Russian authorities have used events in Ukraine as a pretext for the suppression of independent opinions and movements, says a new report by the Agora International Human Rights Association, “Freedom of Speech as a Casualty, Censorship as…

The state of Internet freedom

<< No 7 (240), 20 February 2017 >> ♦  Agora publishes its annual report  ♦ In 2016 the Agora NGO registered more than 116,000 cases of restrictions on the freedom of the Internet in Russia. This is almost eight times more than last year. Radio Svoboda reported these figures from Agora’s annual survey, this year…