Extraordinary photographs of a refusenik picnic in 1974, when Soviet Jews were far from free
Communist, capitalist, zionist, and KGB spy—David Karr was a man of many lives
Vladimir Kara-Murza is in intensive care, and his wife is saying he was poisoned—again. Last year, the Russian activist sat down for an interview in Oslo to speak about Putin’s ‘monolithic regime.’
Sana Krasikov’s ‘boldly imagined’ new novel sees Russia as a place where it is impossible to keep your hands clean
The refusenik Natan Sharansky and his daughter find inspiration for their exodus in this week’s parasha
Natan Sharansky remembers his ‘loyal and dependable friend,’ Jewish refusenik and leader, who died yesterday
Ella German declined Oswald’s proposal, putting him on course to return to the U.S.—where he would assassinate the president
With a chance to finally elect one of their own to New York’s City Council, Russian politicos let their suspicions run wild
A new book by Lt. Gen. Ion Pacepa describes a Cold War effort to promote the ‘Protocols of the Elders of Zion’ in the Arab world
Ethel and Julius Rosenberg were convicted of spying for the Soviet Union on March 29, 1951. Sixty years later, the case still crackles with controversy. Why is it so hard to put to rest?
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