What's happening in Russia

Government Minister Says Youth Gang Members in Russia Number Over 200,000
(December 31, 2008)

Moscow Building Manager Allegedly Promises "No Peace" for Jewish Family
(December 31, 2008)

Racists Post Another Murder Video
(December 31, 2008)

Duma Speaker Wants Ban on Foreign Adoptions
(December 22, 2008)

Sverdlovsk Court Sentences Neo-Nazi for Hate Crime Murder
(December 22, 2008)

Chelyabinsk Police Officer Threats to Cut Throat of Muslim
(December 19, 2008)

Russian Experts Say Sentencing Of Skinhead Murderers Too Lenient
(December 19, 2008)

Bigotry Monitor: Volume 8, Number 48
(December 19, 2008)

Nizhny Novgorod Police Detain Two Neo-Nazis for Stabbing US Citizen
(December 17, 2008)

Moscow Police Crack Down on Political Opposition Rally, Let Neo-Fascists March
(December 16, 2008)

Neo-Nazi Mass Murder Trial Ends in Short Sentences (December 15, 2008)

Russian Security Officer Interrogates Activist, Calls Leading HumanRights Group a "Jewish Organization" (December 15, 2008)

In Russia, a Grisly Message Marks Rise in Hate Crimes (December 15, 2008)

Krasnodar Officials Gather List of Minority Schoolchildren (December 12, 2008)

Russia Reduces Quotas On Foreign Workers (December 12, 2008)

Moscow Court Acquits Far-Right Leader (December 12, 2008)

Police Accuse Five Suspects of Killing Man They Thought Was a Skinhead (December 11, 2008)

Moscow Officials Will Allow Neo-Nazis to March, But Not Political Opposition (December 11, 2008)

Petersburg Court Sentences Four Neo-Nazis for Murder (December 11, 2008)

Neo-Nazis Suspected in Decapitation Murder (December 10, 2008)

UCSJ Expresses Solidarity With Moscow Helsinki Group (December 9, 2008)

Attackers of Protestant Church in Penza Get Off Scot-Free (December 9, 2008)

Kremlin Youth Group Again Demonizes Migrants (December 8, 2008)

UCSJ Statement of Support for Moscow Helsinki Group (December 8, 2008)

Bigotry Monitor: Volume 8, Number 47 (December 5, 2008)

Anti-Fascist Stabbed in Izhvesk, Russia (December 4, 2008)

Azeri Refugee Beaten in Moscow (December 4, 2008)

Moscow Court Find Neo-Nazis Guilty of 20 Murders (December 4, 2008)

Antisemitic Attack on Moscow Metro (December 3, 2008)

Russian Protest Turns Anti-Semitic (December 2, 2008)

Police and Neo-Nazis Allegedly Attack Minority Students in Penza (December 1, 2008)

Migrant Worker Strike Could Raise Inter-Ethnic Tensions (December 1, 2008)

Antisemitic Newspaper in Moscow Classified as Extremist (November 25, 2008)

Neo-Nazi Stabbing in Nizhny Novgorod (November 25, 2008)

Inter-Ethnic Clashes Becoming More Common on Moscow Campuses (November 24, 2008)

Far-Right Leader Faces Incitement Charges (November 24, 2008)

Moscow Patriarchate Floats Idea of "Orthodox Militia," Opponents Warn of Possible Vigilantism, Inter-Religious Conflict (November 24, 2008)

Bigotry Monitor: Volume 8, Number 46 (November 21, 2008)

Murmansk Orthodox Diocese Launches Campaign Against Pentecostal Church (November 21, 2008)

Kyrgyzstan Takes Steps to Protect its Nationals from Hate Crimes (November 20, 2008)


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