Natalya Gorbanevskaya, Russian dissident, member of the Brave eight, people who protested in Moscow against the occupation of Czechoslovakia in 1968

2. 11. 2013

Natalya Gorbanevskaya, a courageous woman who with seven others took part in the 1968 Red Square demonstration against the Soviet occupation of Czechoslovakia. She was incarcerated, declared to be of unsound mind and locked up in a psychiatric hospital. After her release, she became involved in protests against Alexander Solzhenitsyn’s deportation from the USSR and against the use of psychiatric facilities to torture political prisoners. One of the magnificent eight answered your questions in Hyde Park Civilization. Watch the dissident’s answers in Russian. The moderator speaks in Czech.

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Natalya Gorbanevskaya, Russian dissident, member of the Brave eight, people who protested in Moscow against the occupation of Czechoslovakia in 1968

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Research of James Kakalios

20. 5. 2017

Research of James Kakalios

Research of James Kakalios

Research of James Kakalios