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Yelena Bonner

  • Just as there are no little people or unimportant lives, there is no insignificant work.

  • [On Russia:] You know, our country is on such a low socioeconomic level that at the moment we cannot afford to divide ourselves into 'us women' and 'us men.' We share a common struggle for democracy, a struggle to feed the country.

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Yelena Bonner, Russian human rights activist

(1923 - 2011)