The Human Rights Movement in the USSR

  title={The Human Rights Movement in the USSR},
  author={Pavel Mikhaĭlovich Litvinov},
  journal={Index on Censorship},
  pages={11 - 15}
  • P. Litvinov
  • Published 1 March 1975
  • Philosophy
  • Index on Censorship
I would like to approach my theme somewhat indirectly by referring to a well-known comparison. People have often remarked on the startling differences between the press in the West and the press in the Soviet Union, and now that I live in America, I have had a chance to experience this for myself. When I turn on my television set or open a newspaper, I am inundated with troubles: I learn of all sorts of national, social and personal problems and also hear various suggestions about how to cure… 
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