deplores how contemporary society has desacralized and trivialized the celebration of Christmas
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Stephania Taladrid, The New Yorker, 26 Oct. 2019 Rumor and street culture—jokes, postcards, sayings, bawdy plays performed in saloons—changed the image of the czar and the czarina, desacralized them, before and during the war.
Olga Ingurazova, Smithsonian, 29 Sep. 2017
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