Could the war have led to a nuclear confrontation in the midst of Watergate?
Vasily Grossman’s Life and Fate.
Among the unbelievers.
How the artist was influenced by his hometown.
The roots of Jeremy Corbyn’s rhetoric.
Meet the new anti-Semitism, same as the old anti-Semitism.
Learning the right lessons from the collapse of the USSR.
Their dreams were unrealistic, but their evaluation of Communism wasn’t.
A lesson from the experience of Soviet dissidents.
And was a record-breaking sniper.
Richard Pipes, in memoriam.
Moscow and Jerusalem from Stalin to Putin.
A beast of unknown origins.