Vladimir Sirotin

Vladimir Sirotin is an independent left-wing activist in Russia. Born in Kharkiv in October 1963, he has lived in Moscow Province since 1990. Previously involved in the illegal production of a journal “Rights of the Child” (Prava rebenka), he says “I have always believed that the struggle for socialism is impossible without the struggle for human rights.”

Political Repression in Russia
Against the Current, No. 150, January/February 2011