Russian activist charged for mocking Putin asks for support on IndieFrame

by Newsroom 2019-08-20 13:47:37

Russian blogger Sergei Komandirov, who posted a meme mocking President Vladimir Putin, has been charged under a controversial new law penalizing "disrespect toward the authorities" in May, 2019.

Komandirov's post was a form of protest over the conviction of Yury Kartyzhev, a man in the northwestern region of Novgorod who was the first person to be found guilty under the new oppressive law.

:: read the full story of Sergei's meme on RadioFreeEurope ::



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After several fines and court appearances, Sergei's wish is to continue his fight for freedom of expression.

You can support him through IndieFrame, by buying photos or donate directly on https://www.paypal.me/deshume