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Lyudmila Alexeyeva, ‘Grandmother’ of Russia’s Human Rights Movement, Dies at 91 - The New York Times
Lyudmila M. Alexeyeva, a leader of the Russian human rights movement in the Soviet Union and in the era of President Vladimir V. Putin, died on Saturday in a Moscow hospital. She was 91.
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Rosanell Eaton, Fierce Voting Rights Advocate, Dies at 97 - The New York Times
Rosanell Eaton, a resolute African-American woman who was hailed by President Barack Obama as a beacon of civil rights for her role as a lead plaintiff in a lawsuit against a restrictive North Carolina voting law that reached the Supreme Court in 2016, died on Saturday in Louisburg, N.C. She was 97.
yesterday by noiseguy
Palden Gyatso, Monk Who Suffered for a Free Tibet, Dies at 85 - The New York Times
Palden Gyatso, a Tibetan Buddhist monk who defied Chinese control of his homeland, and who then fled to tell the world his story of more than three decades of hardship in Chinese prisons and labor camps, died on Nov. 30 in Dharamsala, India. He was 85.
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yesterday by noiseguy
The Jealous Curator /// curated contemporary art /// dad
"the harder I work, the luckier I get" marathon runner, traveler and reader dad of the Jealous Curator dies suddenly. He supported her art early, framing and taking seriously her art
parenting  kids  hardwork  death  obituary 
2 days ago by emmacarlson
Belisario Betancur, 95, Colombia President During Rebel Siege, Dies - The New York Times
Belisario Betancur, a Colombian president in the 1980s whose efforts to end a guerrilla war in his country were undermined by a spectacular rebel attack on the Palace of Justice in Bogotá that led to more than 100 deaths, died on Friday in a hospital in Bogotá. He was 95.
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