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Tiit Madison

dissident

Tiit Madison, USSR Dissident.

Background

Madison, Tiit was born in 1950 in Tallinn, Estonia.

Career

Human rights campaigner. In 1981, sentenced to 5 years in labour camps for antiSoviet activities. In August 1987, involved in demonstrations in the Baltic Republics of Estonia, Lithuania and Latvia urging the Soviet government to disclose full details of the 1939 Molotov-Ribbentrop Pact which led to the annexation of the Baltic states.

Deported by the Committee for State Security to Sweden in Sep.