Joseph Stalin

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. . .

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

Vasily Grossman’s magnum opus, Life and Fate, ranks among the greatest novels ever written about World War II. The USSR banned it—among other reasons, for. . .

Sam Sacks
June 27 2013 12:00AM