The Caryatids Speak

by Marjorie FARQUHARSON (1980) The first feminist journal has appeared unofficially in the Soviet Union. It is called Zhenshchina i … 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

Moscow Diary (2018)

The diary Marjorie kept in 1991-1992 as she established Amnesty International’s Office in Moscow, a unique venture during a fascinating … More

Reports and articles, 1991-2013

“Amnesty group arrives on unprecedented Soviet tour”, UPI 22 March 1989 “Tajikistan: Amnesty Report Attacks Cruel, Random Use Of Death … More

A remarkable person

Ian MARTIN. It was my privilege to work with a great group of committed people at the International Secretariat, and … More