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"'I don't care where he was born, he's Roussi'"

Amir and Baba must flee their home country in order to reach safety, safety from the Soviet Union who invaded Afghanistan. When I read this I had no idea why they were there or really anything about the Soviet War in Afghanistan. 316 more words

Choices And Personal Responsibility

North Korea's Diary: The List

In the back of a book named Tactical Memoir Of Dear Leader’s Most Revolutionary And Anti-imperialist Fashion Ideas was a lone piece of paper that had been torn from its binding. 106 more words

North Korea

Gorbachev: US Dragging Russia Into New Cold War, Which Might Grow Into Armed Conflict

Mikhail Gorbachev has accused the US of dragging Russia into a new Cold War. The former Soviet president fears the chill in relations could eventually spur an armed conflict. 451 more words

Emerging Markets

Good Guys Bad Guys: When Is the Dichotomy Justified?

by Kennedy Applebaum

Interestingly, we posted a link yesterday in our Novorossiya News & Commentary column to a political analysis written “by Alexander Zakharchenko” that turned out not to be written by Zakharchenko at all. 921 more words

Threat of a Cold War and the Real Cold War

Governors in six states declared emergencies, but shortly afterwards weather forecasters began to see that they had gotten it wrong. Initially, the National Weather Service said a monster storm would bring up to three-feet of snow, powerful winds and widespread coastal flooding along a 250-mile stretch of the Northeast. 375 more words


The Cold War Showdown

The War

Berlin 1945

Victory Day Parade

50th Anniversary 1967

The Sacred War

Sag Mir Wo Die Blumen Sind (1955)