Russian activists defended Alexei Navalny after Putin said the opposition leader “sought to be detained”

Russian activists defended Alexei Navalny after Putin said the opposition

File photo. Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny during a court hearing in Moscow, Russia (Photo: REUTERS / Maxim Shemetov) Russian opposition activists reacted with indignation and defended Alexei Navalny after the statements that the president, Vladimir Putin, made on Wednesday, when he assured that the opponent he was “aware” that he was breaking the law … Read more

In the UK, jail time for climate activists

In the UK jail time for climate activists

An Insulate Britain activist is arrested after being lifted off the roof of a police van outside Parliament in London on November 4, 2021. KIRSTY WIGGLESWORTH / AP Four days after the end of the world climate conference (COP26), hosted by the United Kingdom, nine peace activists from the Insulate Britain association were sentenced, Wednesday, … Read more