In the hope of the Prague Spring, and in its bitter aftermath, Milan Kundera understood that cultural-police mobsters are the real April fools
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Fifty years ago tonight, the brutal crackdown on Prague Spring marked a turning point after which Western communists and fellow travelers could no longer ignore the Soviet Union’s ruthlessness.
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