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Sakharov’s Liberal Legacy

Thirty years after his death, the great Russian dissident’s ideas may be more relevant than ever

Andrei Sakharov in the Congress of People’s Deputies of the Soviet Union in 1989, shortly before his death

As 2019 winds down, there is still time to remember an anniversary date that passed earlier this month. Thirty years ago on December 14, the world lost one of the 20th century’s moral and intellectual giants: Andrei Sakharov, the great Russian scientist who…

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Cathy Young

Cathy Young

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Russian-Jewish-American writer. Associate editor, Arc Digital; contributor, Reason, Newsday, The Forward etc. https://www.patreon.com/CathyYoung