Sacco and Vanzetti


July 5, 2022

Sakko I Vanzetti is a village in Ukraine, Bakhmut district, Donetsk region.


The village is named after the anarchists Sacco and Vanzetti, who were convicted in the USA for terrorist activities. Their conviction and execution gained wide publicity in the 1920s. The names of the convicts were used by Soviet propaganda to fan anti-American hysteria, at the same time, in fact, punitive structures hunted down and convicted dozens of underground anarchists in the USSR itself. See also Street Sacco and Vanzetti