In the late 1920s to early 1930s, Soviet authorities continuously targeted different groups of intellectuals with repressive measures. Among them, trials against the so-called “Union for Ukraine’s Liberation” (SVU) – an organization practically invented by USSR’s special police – were some of the most massive. During that episode, 45 people were accused in 1930 of…

via From Stus to Sentsov: Ukraine’s Soviet-era political prisoners of the Kremlin — Euromaidan Press

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