Joseph Stalin

Dovid Bergelson’s Yiddish masterpiece and his untimely death.

Oct. 12 2018 12:01AM

Vasily Grossman’s Life and Fate.

Jacob Howland
Oct. 5 2018 12:01AM

The usual answer is Truman—but it could just as easily be Stalin. In fact, thanks to Zionist diplomacy, it was both; and therein lies a lesson for the Jewish state today.

Nov. 6 2017 12:01AM

Der Nister died in the gulag, just a few years before his colleagues were murdered.

Jewish Telegraph Agency
Aug. 31 2017 12:01AM

From Lithuania to Brooklyn to Tel Aviv.

Harvey Klehr, John Earl Haynes and David Gurvitz
Feb. 22 2017 12:01AM

A post-Soviet Jew searches for traces of his great-grandparents.

Dec. 27 2016 12:01AM

Laying the groundwork for decades of Soviet anti-Semitism.

David Mikics
June 3 2016 12:01AM

The contaminated soil of Marxist totalitarianism.

Nick Cohen
May 2 2016 12:01AM

A humorous and poignant picture of the author’s hometown.

Isaac Babel
April 7 2016 12:01AM

Murdered by the Soviets.

Boris Sandler
Nov. 3 2015 12:01AM

Moyshe Kulbak’s Zelmenyaners.

Madeleine Cohen
Oct. 14 2015 12:01AM

He’s now painting the Nazi-Soviet alliance in a positive light.

Timothy Snyder
May 11 2015 12:01AM

The late folksinger Pete Seeger sang paeans to Joseph Stalin even as the Soviet dictator was dispatching millions to the Gulag and preparing for the. . .

Ronald Radosh
Feb. 7 2014 12:01AM

A German art historian offers a mesmerizing tour of the luminaries, many of them Jewish, at the heart of European culture before World War. . .

Susanne Klingenstein
Dec. 9 2013 12:00AM