Soviet Dissidents and Their Impact in West Germany, 1950-1985

Tuesday, March 23, 2021, 12:30–1:45pm EDT
Live Video Stream
Cold War Studies Seminar
Event Status
Open to the Public

Soviet dissidents, especially Andrei Sakharov and other leading human rights activists, had a far-reaching impact in the Federal Republic of Germany. Our speakers will discuss this impact and its implications.

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