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Interview with Vladimir Akimenkov: “The Bolotnaya Case is an attempt to destroy the Left opposition in Russia”

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Interview with Vladimir Akimenkov: “The Bolotnaya Case is an attempt to destroy the Left opposition in Russia”

Half of the people arrested in the Bolotnaya Case are leftist activists. However pompous this may sound it is now that we are forming our future and the future of our children. If the state condemns the Bolotnaya prisoners then in the future the crackdown will be even worse. [...]

January 28, 2014 Author: Aleksandra Markova

Greece: Police torture and the destitution of right wing intellectuals

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Greece: Police torture and the destitution of right wing intellectuals

On March the 2nd 1757, Robert Francois Damiens the “king murderer” (he tried to murder Louis XV) was taken to the gallows at Place de Grève in Paris. There, the executioners –using fire-heated claws– removed the skin from his chest, hands and feet, burned his right hand with sulphur –that is the hand that held [...]

February 16, 2013 Author: Nikolas Kosmatopoulos*