What would have happened if the Mensheviks had come to power in Russia, instead of the Bolsheviks, 100 years ago? America gives us a clue.
Introducing the dashing, Rothschild-esque Atticus Aldridge
Joshua Rubenstein’s new biography obscures the Russian revolutionary’s violent extremism while overemphasizing his Jewishness
Family recipes traveled from the remote Russian region to Japan, California, and finally Providence, R.I., carrying delicious tastes of the Old Country, including an unusual Passover treat
A new biography tries to extinguish the myth of the kinder, gentler Trotsky
A literary—but none-too-sad—Keith Gessen talks about his new novel