(Publication date: Sunday, August 14, 1983) Teacher cries for starving children Iryna Medvid told the following story of her experiences as a teacher in famine-torn Ukraine. On the orders of the People’s Commissar of Education Mykola Skrypnyk, the third course in Kharkiv University in the academic year 1931-32 was divided into two parts. On the surface…...
Eyewitness accounts of the Great Famine. Part I
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