Link to Navalny 1 1/2 min interview in 2015: http://youtu.be/H7JxEZ7HyjY
From VOA News:
“Russian Opposition Leader Navalny Released From Jail, Promptly Re-Arrested September 24, 2018 5:49 AM, VOA News
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was released from jail Monday and then was promptly detained again.
Navalny had just ended a 30-day jail sentence for staging an unsanctioned demonstration when he was re-arrested.
He has served a number of weeks-long jail terms in recent years for organizing protests.
His arrest Monday comes amid a recent wave of demonstrations in Russia against government-backed pension reforms that include a hike in retirement age to 60 for women and 65 for men. Hundreds of people were detained nationwide during the pension reform protests.
Navalny has faced a string of charges for his opposition activism. In March, he was barred from participating in the country’s presidential election because of a conviction on financial crimes, charges he contends were fabricated.” https://www.voanews.com/a/russian-protester-arrested-again/4584428.html
Note that the reason the retirement age needs to be low is that people die so young there, especially men.