February 11, 1986: Natan Sharansky Arrives in Israel

The early 1970s was a time when young Jews in the Americas, Western Europe and elsewhere, friends of mine and me among them, would stop at nearly nothing for the sake of Soviet Jewry. It's hard to conceive of it now. Any of it.

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When the picture was taken, he had come home. He was giddy with freedom and adulation and acceptance.Credit: Alex Levac

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