Jailed for a Like: A Family of ‘Extremists’

Coda Story presents an interactive graphic story about a family in Russia torn apart by the Kremlin’s crackdown on free speech

For the full interactive experience, download Coda Lab from the Apple store or Google Play where you’ll be able to touch, tilt, and swipe to progress through our first experiment in graphic reportage.

This is part of Coda’s Jailed for a Like mini-documentary series. Watch the episodes here.

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