Former Soviet Dissident Natan Sharansky

Natan Sharansky, a leading figure of the Soviet dissident movement of the 1970s and later an Israeli politician, spoke about his life and… read more

Natan Sharansky, a leading figure of the Soviet dissident movement of the 1970s and later an Israeli politician, spoke about his life and career with PublicAffairs Founder Peter Osnos. Mr. Sharansky talked about the nine years he spent in the Soviet Gulag for alleged crimes of treason, his reunion with his wife in Israel, and subsequent political career in the Knesset. Mr. Sharansky also discussed his current role as chair of the Jewish Agency for Israel and answered audience questions about current events involving Russia. close

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Former Soviet Dissident Natan Sharansky

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Program ID:
437689-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Interview
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Dec 31, 2017 | 11:15am EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Jan 04, 2018 | 11:23am EST | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Dec 31, 2017 | 11:15am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 01, 2018 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 02, 2018 | 1:22am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 04, 2018 | 11:23am EST | C-SPAN 1
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