Yelena Bonner

Yelena Bonner

Yelena Bonner was a human rights activist in the former Soviet Union and wife of the noted physicist Andrei Sakharov. During her decades as a dissident, Bonner was noted for her characteristic blunt honesty and courage. Wikipedia*

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Yelena Bonner has one video in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2002 Forum.

Appearances by Title:December 14, 1989 - Present Widow Videos: 1

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  • <em>Sakharov: A Biography</em>

    Sakharov: A Biography

    Mr. Lourie discussed his biography of Andrei Sakharov, the Russian physicist who created the Soviet hydrogen bomb during the Cold…

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