JOHN MCDONNELL MP JOINS CALL TO FREE DARYA POLYUDOVA

Imprisoned Russian Socialist Who Opposed Putin's War Against Ukraine JOHN MCDONNELL MP John McDonnell MP, a leading socialist Member of Parliament and former Labour Party Shadow Chancellor has lodged an Early Day Motion in Parliament calling for the release of Darya Polyudova a prison colony in Russia. McDonnell declares that Polyudova was  peacefully exercising her … Continue reading JOHN MCDONNELL MP JOINS CALL TO FREE DARYA POLYUDOVA

FREE DARYA POLYUDOVA RUSSIAN SOCIALIST IMPRISONED FOR SIX YEARS FOR OPPOSING PUTIN AND THE WAR ON UKRAINE Darya Polyudova a Russian socialist activist and leader of the organisation ‘Left Resistance’ has been sentenced to six years  in a prison colony by the Western District Military Court in Moscow. The Military Court No. 235 convicted Polyudova … Continue reading

Socialist who exposed Russia’s hypocrisy about Ukraine gets 6-year sentence for social media posts

Darya Polyudova in 2014 with a placard reading Ukraine, we are with you, in court in 2021 (second photo from Grani.ru) By Halya Coynash - republished from Kharkiv Human Rights Protection Group A Russian military court has convicted Darya Polyudova of ‘justifying terrorism’ over a reposted photo and text on the social network VKontakte and of ‘public … Continue reading Socialist who exposed Russia’s hypocrisy about Ukraine gets 6-year sentence for social media posts