Battles for the Bridge: Voces Clamantes on the Nemtsov Bridge

Battles for the Bridge: Voces Clamantes on the Nemtsov Bridge

About the volunteers on the Bridge I can say one thing: they are idealists, who believe in the human mind, and the meaning of human existence, and in some higher powers, that will save them while standing in the edge of the abyss… from falling into it…

Volunteering at the Nemtsov Bridge is to stand on the edge of the abyss!

For the sake of common sense, the volunteers guard the Nemtsov-Grand Moscvoretsky Bridge. They guard not just the flowers, portraits, poems and placards from vandalism, theft and desecration, but also the small piece of land in asphalt and granite where the common sense prevails in spite of a tsunami of stupidity and obscurantism.

On this piece of Russian land Boris Nemtsov was murdered. For five long months this sacred span of asphalt is guarded by a small group of volunteers — Grigory Saksonov, Nadir Fatov, Liubov Sergeeva, Andrey Margulev, Lena Hades, Pavel Kolesnikov, Sasha Viktor Kogan, Igor Gordeev, 11951105_10207028294642895_418467706714050381_nEkaterina Epryntseva and others.

 

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