Persecution of Participants in a Religious Seminar, December 1976 (43.11)

<<No 43 : 31 December 1976>> Chronicle 41.2 ("Religion in the USSR”) reported on the persecution of Alexander Ogorodnikov and his friends. Ogorodnikov organized a seminar on religion and philosophy for Orthodox young people. He is 26 years old; a few years ago he was expelled from his third year at the All-Union State Institute … Continue reading Persecution of Participants in a Religious Seminar, December 1976 (43.11)

Extra-judicial Political Persecution, December 1969 (11.13)

«No 11 : 31 December 1969» GORKY Artsimovich, a journalist from Gorky, was dismissed from the editorial staff of the newspaper where she worked, for reading Solzhenitsyn's Cancer Ward. MOSCOW Boris Leibovich Shlayen, mechanic at a Moscow factory which repairs calculating machines. After Shlayen had applied to the Department of Visas and Registration, on 30 … Continue reading Extra-judicial Political Persecution, December 1969 (11.13)