The everlasting script
We devote the following materials to the 26th anniversary of the Political Convict Day, which is celebrated on 30 October.
Two members of the International Union of human rights protection are tried for slander
Every public movement has, using George Orwell phrase, a lunatic fringe that only discredits the movement. The following article describes the deeds of two fighters for justice.
Human rights defence
The newspaper ‘Day in the framework of the project ‘Public forum appealed to the readers asking them to answer the following questions:Do you know of any concrete case when civil rights were protected in Ukraine? Who assisted in the process? How realistic would it be to turn similar processes into a full-scale phenomenon? What is the role of public organizations in the legal education of citizens and in the protection of their rights? To which degree does the state machine count with public organizations, how important is their role in the society? Which human rights are abused in Ukraine most of all? Violation of human rights is mainly due to the public apathy: what can activate the public interest to this problem?