Fight for Democracy

Russian opposition against the war and the Kremlin

About us

We are Russians who fight for democracy and peace

There are more of us than it appears to be, and it is essential for us to be seen and heard.

We are individuals, small initiative groups and organisations in Russia and all around the world. We are very different, but we oppose Putin’s autocracy and his war together.

engaged in protests in russia

648 200+

Active activists

32 500+

activists in Jail or fined

15 450+

What do we do

Dozens of movements united together

Feminist Anti-War Resistance (FAWR)

Political movement

The association of Russian feminists founded in February 2022 to protest against the Russian invasion of Ukraine.

Go to taplink (rus)

Vesna (Spring)

Political movement

The federal youth political movement "Vesna" founded in 2013 in Saint Petersburg. To this day, their goal is to build a democratic system in Russia.

Go to Website (rus)

Diasporas

civil initiative

A numerous list of russian diasporas among the world joined the international protest action #RussiansAgainstWar. In this list you can find russian diasporas.

Go to taplink (ENG)

Media Partisans

civil initiative

Media Partisans evolve anti-war projects and civil activites. They highlight different ways to express protest by giving examples that suit different people.

Go to taplink (rus)

The Call to Conscience

Political movement

The coalition of lawyers and Russian human rights organisations experts deliberate rejection of military service.

Go to Website (rus)

Teplitsa (Greenhouse)

independent project

Teplitsa help activists and authors of social projects deal with online technologies and work more efficiently. Their primary goal is a strong and independent civil society.

Go to Website (rus)

Green Ribbon

Political movement

The goal of the movement is to create a massive peaceful protest by showing a clear peaceful symbol – Green Ribbon. It makes people feel that “we are not alone” and there is bright future that we can make together

Go to telegram channel (rus)

Visible Protest

Project of "Vesna"

Visible protest posts in Telegram results of the different protest movements in Russia (stickers, graffiti, posters, performances)

Go to telegram channel (rus)

Anti-War Sick Leave

civil initiative

The protest movement in Russia with a goal to stop feeding the war machine with taxes payments implements an idea of a global strike of workers.

Go to telegram channel (rus)

Antijob

Social Organisation

For over 20 years this project has been taking the workers’ side in labour disputes. In Antijob, activists provide expertise to help resolve work conflicts and protect workers' interests.

Go to Website (EN)

Students Against the War (SAW)

civil initiative

Students of Russia make a call to all academic’ and student’ communities for solidarity against the War in Ukraine.

Go to Website (rus)

Stop the Wagons

civil initiative

"Stop the wagons" do everything to stop the war in Ukraine launched by Putin. The main way is sabotaging the railway, to stop supplying military equipment for the war in Ukraine.

Go to website (rus)

Legion "Freedom of Russia"

Political movement

A group of Russian military people that fight in Ukraine against the Russian army. They also have local movements in Russia that do posters and graffiti, write blogs and accumulates active people to fight against Putin’s regime in Russian cities

Go to telegram channel (rus)

Partisan Media Movement

civil initative

Partisan Media Movement aims to break the ideological blockade in Russia and make the majority of people in the Russian Federation know what is really going on behind their backs.

Go to Website (Eng)

Activism Without Borders

civil initiative

Activism Without Borders help and support for activists from different countries of the world. It is a channel for those who want to learn, help and participate in various initiatives.

Go to telegram channel (rus)

#WAKEUP

civil initative

Association of caring citizens of Russia. The creators of the famous Project "Remap". At their channel they display the best creative manifestations of resistance.

Go to telegram channel (rus)

Anarchy+

civil initative

Anarchy develops the idea of radical democracy and protest via sociology of movements and military theory.

Go to telegram channel (rus)

Flag of the Wonderful Russia of the Future

civil initative

The white-blue-white flag is a symbol of the free Russia of the future. The flag was coined by an online community opposing the Russian army's invasion of Ukraine at the end of February 2022.

Go to Website (eng)

Emigration for Action

civil initative

Emigration for Action is a project aimed to help Ukrainian refugees that is curated by Russian emigrants who actively stand against war and putinism. Our humanitarian aid center is located in the heart of old Tbilisi.

Go to Taplink (eng)
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Our Projects

Watch the Protest
on the map

Posters, stickers, performances — the whole country protests against the Kremlin and it`s war

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Brave Partisans

Interactive bot with protest ideas

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Brave Partisans

Interactive bot with protest ideas

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Brave Partisans

Interactive bot with protest ideas

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Help us stop the Kremlin,

support the ones

who strike

The Antiwar Fund

the Antiwar Fund supports the people who are at risk of losing their job because of their antiwar position and protects their human rights.

Support

who are in jail

OVD Info

an independent media project for human rights and political persecution in Russia. Using our hotline we collect information on arrests at the protests, publish news and coordinate legal aid to those arrested.

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who immigrate

The Antiwar Committee

since the war has begun, hundreds of thousands of Russians left the country. Many of them - into the unknown, without a job and savings. The Antiwar committee has founded a support group for Russian emigrants who are against the military aggression against Ukraine and don't find it possible for themselves to live in Putin's Russia.

Support

Who fight in media

Media Partisans

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