The world lost a true mensch today, former Czechoslovak president Vaclav Havel.
Vaclav Havel showed us a world in which one man could be a poet, playwright, protester, political prisoner, peacemaker, and president. A man who embraced the paradox of dissent and dialogue. A man who humbly vanquished 50 years of oppression, and then impishly rode his bike through the corridors of power.
Read more about Havel here.
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