Category : Russia

Reinventing Russia

alt informationIndex asked intellectuals, writers and dissidents to explain Russia. Instead, they raised a raft of interesting questions about the country.

Once and future shock

alt informationIn this issue, Index uncovers the negligence and deceit that still surrounds the Chernobyl disaster ten years after the explosion.

Gay’s the word in Moscow

alt informationIndex explores gay rights and the grim aspect of gay life under Communism, and publishes the first English translations of long suppressed gay literature.0

Russia’s choice

alt informationIndex on Censorship magazine looks at how ready Russia is for the destabilising and subversive election debate that is necessary to the democratic process

150 Indexes

alt informationIn this issue, Index on Censorship magazine marks its 21st birthday and 150th issue.

Women: Breaking the silence

alt informationIn this issue, Index on Censorship magazine explores women's views on crucial censorship issues that affect them all over the world.

Singapore: Solicitor General vs. Lee Kuan Yew

alt informationIn this issue, Index on Censorship magazine explores the erosion of rights in Singapore.

Estonia: A soldier’s torment

alt informationIn this issue, Index on Censorship magazine explores experiences of young soldiers in the Soviet Union with excerpts from letters.

Vaclav Havel: Stories & totalitarianism

alt informationIn this issue, Index on Censorship magazine explores totalitarianism and destruction of the story as the basic instrument of human knowledge and self-knowledge.

Colombia: Death list; media & violence

alt informationIn this issue, Index on Censorship magazine explores the origins of the Medellin death list and violence in Colombia.