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Putin Would Never Allow Alexander Pushkin to be Published

Two hundred years ago, the great Russian poet stood up against tyrants — and was exiled

The Bronze Horseman (Медный всадник) statue of Peter the Great. Photo by Godot13. (link)

The Russian poet Alexander Pushkin charts antithetical, Romantic themes — Liberty and Tyranny — in two famous poems, “Ode to Liberty” and “The Bronze Horseman.

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Walter Bowne

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