February 7, 1990 - Sweeping changes in The Soviet Union.
Former President Havel addresses a European cultural congress on the economics of culture On a warm evening in 1991, a colleague and I found an out-of-the-way café in the old part of Prague. Two men with blank expressions stood outside. The
Former Czech President Vaclav Havel, World Intellectual And Leader Of The Velvet Revolution, Has Died
I haven't had many heroes in my life, but Vaclav Havel was one of them. He was a great artist, musician and playwright who had a soaring intellect (he named Frank Zappa as a cultural adviser), remarkable courage and the determination to speak
Tribute via the BBC World Service to Vaclav Havel, Czech Poet, playwright, dissident and first President of the reformed Czechoslovakia in 1989.