• The Moscow Times | 8/23/2019 | Staff
    In 1989, the Soviet Union, too, officially condemned the Molotov-Ribbentrop pact — but subsequent Russian communications about it, including an entire article signed by Putin himself in the Polish...
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  • SteynOnline | 4/13/2019 | Staff
    I was asked a while back (I think on a Clubland Q&A) if I'd seen The Death of Stalin. And I replied that I'd caught it on a transatlantic flight, mainly because I couldn't face another superhero...
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  • Washington Free Beacon | 3/23/2019 | Joseph Bottum
    BY: Joseph Bottum In May 1941, Stalin was warned that the Germans were about to invade the Soviet Union. As it happens, the warning came from a man who was—how to put this fairly?—a liar and a...
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  • American Grit | 3/5/2019 | John Fannin
    Some would say…it’s not nice to celebrate the death of someone. They say that…in that person’s own way, they were just doing the best they could to get through the shit-show that is adulthood and...
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  • First Things | 9/4/1943 | Hannah Gais
    On Orthodox Easter, just weeks before Russia’s seventieth Victory Day celebration, Russian Patriarch Kirill addressed scores of the faithful, including Russian President Vladimir Putin and Prime...
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  • Eurozine | 9/6/2018 | Staff
    Yet despite the clear and mounting evidence of Stalin’s repressions, Russians are clearly divided in their attitudes towards him. According to a recent Levada-Center poll, Stalin’s popularity is...
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