Don't mention headscarves…

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights was signed on 10 December nearlysixty years ago, and the European Human Rights Convention … More

With Kronid Lyubarsky

With the rights activist (and astrophysicist) in the early 1980s, at a human rights gathering, in Portugal perhaps. Marjorie wrote … More

Larisa Bogoraz (1929-2004)

Dissident under the slogan “For Your Freedom and Ours”. “The glory of Soviet science is talked of loudly and at … More

Closed Terrain (2006)

Turkmenistan has been called the Zimbabwe of Central Asia: it is a potentially rich, small country with a very poor … More