Vladimir Kara-Murza

Vladimir  Kara-Murza

Vladimir Kara-Murza is a Russian democracy activist and the coordinator of Open Russia, a civil society and pro-democracy institute founded by Mikhail Khodorkovsky. Raised in a family with a long history of political dissent in the Soviet Union, Kara-Murza served as a campaign advisor to both Vladimir Bukovsky and Boris Nemtsov in the early 2000s. Kara-Murza was a driving force in the passage of the Magnitsky Act by the U.S. Congress and has called upon Canada and the EU to follow suit. In addition to his political work, Kara-Murza is a filmmaker and journalist. His work has appeared in the Russian dailies Novye Izvestia and Kommersant, as well as the Washington Post, the Wall Street Journal, and the Financial Times.

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  • RT @MBKhMedia: Россия заняла первое место в рейтинге стран, которые не исполняют решения ЕСПЧ. Полностью выполнены только 608 из 2380 от об…Tue Sep 18, 1:54pm
  • RT @kolga: Boris Nemtsov’s legacy of defending and advocating for the rights of his countrymen and the principles of democracy, freedom and…Tue Sep 18, 9:35am
  • RT @LithuaniaMFA: The #Lithuania|n capital of #Vilnius has become the second city in the world – and the first in Europe – to name a public…Mon Sep 17, 3:25pm

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