Natan Sharansky, former refusenik and Soviet prisoner, current Israeli cabinet minister, is one of the great men of our time.
He himself had made aliyah from Russia, after years as a refusenik and three and a half years doing hard labor in the Gulag.
In Israel such a soldier is known as a refusenik , which is also the name of a recent book compiled by Kidron about this movement.
The director of Aish HaTorah's Russian Program is Rabbi Eliyahu Essas, a former refusenik from the Soviet Union.
As a reservist, as a refusenik , what message would you offer to the Palestinian people?
You do not have to be a UKIP refusenik to recognise that these tensions are becoming intolerable.
The rally had been organized by Natan Sharansky, the Soviet refusenik who spent fourteen years in the gulag and is now a Knesset member and the head of the largest Russian immigrant party.
The modern return to Jewish tradition began slowly after the Six Day War, which fanned the latent spark in Jews worldwide, giving rise as well to the refusenik movement in Russia.
I found myself preferring the informed histories of Michael Zand, a member of the Soviet refusenik movement, who provides terrifyingly factual accounts of the fate of Russian Jewry.
Leeds Coalition Against the War held an inspirational meeting on Monday 18 November to hear 18 year old Israeli refusenik and peace activist Tal Matalon.