Russia’s vague anti-extremism law is being used to persecute people and news organisations that speak out about human rights abuses.
Poland’s recent Independence Day celebrations were marred by far-right demonstrators who highlighted a deeply divided country.
Rightwing attacks on Ukrainian Roma communities are getting worse, and the government is slow to act.
The bizarre incident of the Babchenko Affair has some journalists worried about the future of the pres in Ukraine.
In Kyiv, the LGBQT rights movement is growing, but the government is not keeping pace.
Journalist and activist Meron Estefanos speaks to Global Comment about her work aiding Eritrean refugees.
Post-annexation, Crimean Tatars live under continuous threat from Russian security officials.