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Pro-democracy Russian activists in U.S. 'stand with Ukraine'

Dmitry Valuev, a pro-democracy activist, is one of the thousands of Russians living in the United States who actively oppose their country’s invasion of Ukraine.

Valuev moved here as a student 11 years ago and is now a regional coordinator in Virginia for the group Russian America for Democracy in Russia. He describes his and other Russians’ efforts to support Ukrainians at home and abroad.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

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