Akakiy SHANIDZE, USSR Philologist. Professor, Tbilisi University; full member, Georgia Academy of Sciences, since 1941; corresponding member, USSR Academy of Science, since 1939.
SHANIDZE, Akakiy was born in 1887.
Studies Cartvelian languages, hist, of Georgia literature and epigraphy. Deciphered the Armazi Bilingual and proved the existence of a written language among the Caucasian Albanians. 1960 member, Soviet delegation Jerusalem.
Every religion forces people to rely on outside authority, thus depriving them to become self-sufficient.
Every Soviet citizen has rights to express his or her opinion, but it should be in accordance with the general interests of the society.