Category Archives: WWII


Rising Admiration for Infamous Dictator Recent poll results show a disturbing rise in admiration for Soviet dictator Josef Stalin, responsible for the deaths of millions. And the restoration of a World War II plaque honoring Stalin at a Moscow law school prompts protest. Stalin’s Ghost Returns Recent Posts

A New State Ideology?

On November 18, 2016, in Moscow and the city of Volokolamsk near Moscow ceremonial events were held in honor of the 75th anniversary of the beginning of the counter-offensive of the Red Army near Moscow in 1941. Vladimir Medinsky, Russian Minister of Culture, opened an exhibition “War and Myths” in Moscow central exhibition hall “Manezh”, and gave a… Read More »