"[...] the striving for freedom never died out in Russia, and over the centuries in each generation
there have been people who devoted their lives to the struggle for freedom, and sacrificed their lives
for freedom's sake."
Ludmila Alekseeva

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  • Statement by the Congress of Intelligentsia: "Freedom of speech is for everyone" 11 July 2014Source: HRO.org (info) Freedom of speech UkraineDifferences of opinion about events happening in our country have caused a split to take place in our society ...
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