MINELRES: Bigotry Monitor: Volume 6, Numbers 13, 14, 15, 16 (content)

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Volume 6, Number 16
Friday, April 28, 2006

BIGOTRY MONITOR

A Weekly Human Rights Newsletter on Antisemitism, Xenophobia, and
Religious Persecution in the Former Communist World and Western Europe

EDITOR: CHARLES FENYVESI
(News and Editorial Policy within the sole discretion of the editor)

Published by UCSJ: Union of Councils for Jews in the Former Soviet Union
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RUSSIA'S BLOODIEST APRIL
 
OFFICIALS DENY RACIST VIOLENCE A PROBLEM
 
OMBUDSMAN'S REPORT TO PUTIN BARELY MENTIONS MURDERS
 
AZERI MURDERED
 
ARMENIAN KILLED IN MOSCOW
 
TAJIK STABBED TO DEATH IN MOSCOW
 
SKINHEAD KILLED IN A MARKET CLASH

RACIST YOUTHS RAMPAGE ON MOSCOW METRO
 
NINE FOREIGNERS ATTACKED

SKINHEAD ATTACKS DISCOURAGE TOURISM? 
 
KOSTROMA YOUTHS CHARGED WITH HATE CRIME
 
ORENBURG SYNAGOGUE VANDALIZED
 
YOUTHS DETAINED FOR TAKING PICTURES UNDER A NAZI FLAG
 
TEENAGE SKINHEADS DETAINED FOR POSTING FASCIST LEAFLETS
 
POLICE STOP NEO-NAZI MARCH
 
MINORITY RIGHTS GROUP CONDEMNS MP'S ANTISEMITIC SPEECH
 
UKRAINIAN EXTREMISTS MARCH IN KHARKOV
 
ISRAELI STUDENT ATTACKED IN UKRAINE
 
ODESSA HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DEFACED


* * * QUOTE OF THE WEEK, THE MEANING OF 'POLITICIZATION' * * * 


THE RUSSIAN GOVERNMENT BUYS NGOS
Little by Little, Putin's Repressive NGO Law Chokes the NGO Sector
 
1. Russia's Public Chamber needed about an hour on April 25 to
distribute 500 million rubles allocated from the federal budget to
support nongovernmental organizations (NGOs), the daily "Kommersant"
reported. Half of the money will go to the social projects implemented
by public institutions, and the rest will be spent to strengthen their
material and technical base...

2. Lyudmila Alekseyeva, the veteran Soviet era dissident who heads the
Moscow Helsinki Group, has called the NGO law that has gone into effect
this month "fundamentally unconstitutional" and suggested that it might
destroy the NGO sector...
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Volume 6, Number 15
Friday, April 21, 2006

BIGOTRY MONITOR

A Weekly Human Rights Newsletter on Antisemitism, Xenophobia, and
Religious Persecution in the Former Communist World and Western Europe

EDITOR: CHARLES FENYVESI
(News and Editorial Policy within the sole discretion of the editor)

Published by UCSJ: Union of Councils for Jews in the Former Soviet Union
__________________________________________________________ 

The sudden spike of deadly violence targeting non-Slavs across the
Russian Federation is shocking news barely mentioned in the media
outside Russia. Over the past several years, racist rampage has peaked
around Adolf Hitler's birthday, April 20, but this month's unprecedented
death toll raises the question whether a new, grassroots, intifada-like
phenomenon is in the works. 

1. FOUR GYPSIES KILLED IN TWO ATTACKS HUNDREDS OF MILES APART
 
2. SKINHEADS THROW TWO TAJIKS FROM MOSCOW TRAIN, ONE DIES

3. ST. PETERSBURG SKINHEADS KILL AFRICAN

4. ANTI-FASCIST PUNK ROCK FAN MURDERED

5. VIETNAMESE BEATEN TO DEATH; OTHER FOREIGNERS WOUNDED

6. GOVERNMENT PLANS TOUGHER HATE CRIME PENALTIES

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FASCIST MARCH NO VIOLATION OF HATE SPEECH LAW, COURT RULES

FAR-RIGHT LEADER CHARGED WITH STOKING RACE HATRED

ROSTOV SYNAGOGUE ATTACKER RULED INSANE

JEWS THREATENED IN IZHEVSK

POLICE TARGET JEHOVAH'S WITNESSES

UZBEK AUTHORITIES RAID JEHOVAH WITNESS SERVICES

UKRAINIAN SYNAGOGUE ATTACKED

HOLOCAUST MONUMENT DEFACED IN ESTONIA

* * * QUOTE OF THE WEEK, PROTESTING THE NEW LAW * * * 

ORTHODOX CHURCH TO PROPAGATE ITS OWN HUMAN RIGHTS PLATFORM
Church and State Set to Combat the "False Values" of the West 

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Volume 6, Number 14
Friday, April 7, 2006

BIGOTRY MONITOR

A Weekly Human Rights Newsletter on Antisemitism, Xenophobia, and
Religious Persecution in the Former Communist World and Western Europe

EDITOR: CHARLES FENYVESI
(News and Editorial Policy within the sole discretion of the editor)

Published by UCSJ: Union of Councils for Jews in the Former Soviet Union
__________________________________________________________ 

THE NGO LAW AND ITS ADVERSE EFFECTS

1. RUSSIAN AUTHORITIES BLOCK WESTERN FUNDS FOR HUMAN RIGHTS GROUPS

2. MCCAIN URGES 'HARSH' RESPONSE TO PUTIN'S UNDEMOCRATIC MEASURES

3. NOT GIVING UP ON RUSSIA? 

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MOSCOW SKINHEADS ATTACK BALKARIA OFFICIAL

SKINHEADS ATTACK AZERI TV REPORTER

POLL SHOWS 12% OF RUSSIANS SEE 'POSITIVE IDEAS' IN FASCISM

CRUSADE AGAINST ETHNIC HATRED IS ON. BUT WHO IS LISTENING? 

SYNAGOGUE ATTACKER PLEADS FOR LIGHTER SENTENCE

NEW GROUP TO FIGHT XENOPHOBIA

METROPOLITAN KIRILL HAS A THEORY

* * * QUOTE OF THE WEEK, A CRY FROM THE HEART * * * 
 
HOLLAND AT A LOSS TO COPE WITH RADICALS WHO FEEL FREE 'TO KILL FOR
ISLAM'
The Decline and Fall of the Dangerous Fiction of 'Integration but No
Assimilation' 

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Volume 6, Number 13
Friday, March 31, 2006

BIGOTRY MONITOR

A Weekly Human Rights Newsletter on Antisemitism, Xenophobia, and
Religious Persecution in the Former Communist World and Western Europe

EDITOR: CHARLES FENYVESI
(News and Editorial Policy within the sole discretion of the editor)

Published by UCSJ: Union of Councils for Jews in the Former Soviet Union
__________________________________________________________ 

RACIST VIOLENCE SURGES IN RUSSIA'S SECOND CITY

1. TWO TEENAGE SKINHEADS STAB AFRICAN-RUSSIAN GIRL, 9

2. MAN FROM GHANA BEATEN

3. NEO-NAZIS ASSAIL ANTI-FASCISTS

4. 'MANUAL OF STREET TERROR' ADVISES KILLERS

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RUSSIAN JEWISH GROUP BLASTS COURTS

NEO-NAZIS IN MOSCOW CHARGED WITH MURDER

ANTI-RACISM ACTIVIST ATTACKED IN ORYOL

EXTREMISTS ASSAIL NON-RUSSIAN TRADERS

8 JAILED FOR ATTACKING MIGRANTS

ATTACKERS OF TWO U.S. MISSIONARIES FOUND GUILTY

TWO JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTERS VANDALIZED

DEFENSE MINISTER IVANOV INSULTS SIBERIA'S NATIVE FAITH

MOSCOW HARE KRISHNAS LOSE LAND CASE

HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL VANDALIZED IN SEVASTOPOL

* * * QUOTE OF THE WEEK, CRUSHING OF THE OPPOSITION * * * 


RUSSIA'S PUBLIC CHAMBER DEFINES FASCISM AS A SERIOUS THREAT 
New Advisory Body Issues a Strong Statement

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