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The Jan Palach Memorial, Prague

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  • It's a memorial grave of Czech a history and economics student, Jan Palach, who set himself ablaze to protest against the "demoralization" of Czechoslovak citizens caused by the Warsaw Pact armies.  more »
  • This somehow melted cross serves as a sad memorial to Jan Palach, who committed self-immolation as a political protest against the invading Communists.  more »
  • I was always impressed by this young man who decide to give his life for freedom of his country is such an heavy and painful way. Jan's funeral had 600 hundred thousand followers and even today his na...  more »