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Foreign correspondents targeted by new intimidation practices 2024-02-14 [EFJ]

Russian Ministry of Justice declares IndustriALL Global Union as 'undesirable' 2024-02-07 [Current Time]

St. Petersburg Police Round Up Thousands of Migrant Workers in New Year's Raids 2024-01-02 [Moscow Times]

New Russian Owners ‘Squeezing Out’ Workers at Former Volkswagen Plant – Trade Union 2023-12-13 [The Times]

Trade unions condemn criminalisation of LGBTIQ+ people and activists in Russia 2023-12-09 [EPSU]

Pardon for Anna Politkovskaya’s murderer 2023-11-17 [IFJ]

Authorities detained Radio Free Europe journalist Alsu Kurmasheva 2023-10-25 [EFJ]

ITF designated as undesirable organisation by Russian Federation 2023-09-08 [ITF]

End Russian war crimes against journalists in occupied Ukraine 2023-09-07 [Article 19]

Two journalists critical of the Kremlin allegedly poisoned in exile 2023-08-28 [EFJ]

Two journalists critical of the Kremlin allegedly poisoned in exile 2023-08-23 [IFJ]

The IFJ Gender Council says 'no impunity' for the attack on Russian journalist Yelena Milashina 2023-07-07 [IFJ]

EFJ and IFJ remember journalist Yuri Shchekochikhin 2023-07-05 [EFJ]

Armed thugs beat up journalist and lawyer 2023-07-05 [EFJ]

EFJ and IFJ demand release of Wall Street Journal reporter Evan Gershkovich 2023-04-03 [EFJ]

IFJ and EFJ demand release of Wall Street Journal reporter Evan Gershkovich 2023-04-01 [IFJ]

Striking Food Delivery Workers in Russia Take on Tech Giant Yandex 2023-03-25 [Asian Labour Review]

IFJ suspends Russian union 2023-02-25 [IFJ]

Independent Russian journalists fear 'anything can happen' 2023-02-23 [IFJ]

Journalist sentenced to six years in prison for Telegram post 2023-02-16 [EFJ]

Russian journalist Nevzorov sentenced to 8 years for comments on war 2023-02-01 [EFJ]

Journalist Alexander Nevzorov sentenced to 8 years for comments on war 2023-02-01 [IFJ]

Russian authorities have outlawed news website Meduza 2023-01-30 [EFJ]

Freedom to Mikhail Lobanov! Stop the violence against the labour union activist! 2023-01-07 [University Solidarity]

Mikhail Lobanov must be released! 2023-01-07 [University Solidarity]

Journalists and independent monitors being silenced to stifle reporting of protests 2022-11-25 [Amnesty International]

Ukrainian, Polish unions demand expulsion of Russian FNPR from ITUC 2022-11-10 [Solidarnosc, KVPU]

18 journalists arrested during anti-war protests 2022-09-24 [IFJ]

18 journalists arrested during anti-war protests 2022-09-23 [EFJ]

Moscow court liquidated the Journalists and Media Workers’ Union 2022-09-15 [EFJ]

Ivan Safronov has been sentenced to 22 years in jail 2022-09-08 [EFJ]

Moscow court has stripped Novaya Gazeta of its print media licence 2022-09-08 [EFJ]

Moscow court strips Novaya Gazeta of its print media licence 2022-09-08 [IFJ]

Ivan Safronov has been sentenced to 22 years in jail 2022-09-06 [IFJ]

Nestlé sales force workers across Russia confined to rooms and compelled to resign employment 2019-07-10 [IUF]

Finally on track: ban on female train drivers lifted 2021-01-21 [RTÉ]

Navalny Establishes One-Man Labor Union In Russian Penal Colony 2022-08-21 [RadioFreeEurope]

Journalist Marina Ovsiannikova faces criminal charges 2022-08-11 [IFJ]

The EFJ condemns the arrest of Russian journalist Marina Ovsiannikova 2022-08-11 [EFJ]

EFJ and IFJ condemn 'stop list' banning European journalists 2022-08-05 [EFJ]

First step towards the liquidation of the journalists’ union 2022-08-04 [EFJ]

Russia passes new law to label individual journalists as “foreign agents” 2018-07-09 [EFJ]

IFJ: Journalists and media are not “agents” 2018-07-09 [IFJ]

Nestlé sales force workers across country confined to rooms and compelled to resign employment 2019-07-11 [IUF]

Nestlé Russia union leaders targeted for early dismissal 2019-08-11 [IUF]

Binding players' rights commitment –“the first step to protecting the integrity of sport”: World Players Association 2017-07-16 [uniglobalunion.org]

Russian trade union federation defends Putin's attack on Ukraine: ”A peace-building operation” 2022-03-08 [Arbetet Global]

Svetlana Prokopyeva found guilty of 'justifying terrorism' and fined 6000€ 2020-07-07 [EFJ]

Moscow couriers strike: “no limit to the indignation” 2020-06-09 [People and Nature]

Changing perceptions of what it is like to be gay in Moscow – one tour at a time 2018-05-14 [Equal Times]

This month in labour history

This month in labour history

8-02-1938 Veteran metalworker Olga Taratuta was executed in the USSR for organising rail workers. She had been arrested and imprisoned many times by the regime and by the Tsar. [more]

17-02-1918 Lenin orders the execution, deportation and imprisonment of sex workers. [more]