Tags » Katyń

Blog Post #18 - Vasili Blokhin: Stalin's Executioner

History has borne silent witness to many notorious killers; from Genghis Khan to Jack the Ripper and Adolf Hitler to Harold Shipman, all have entered the public consciousness and have remained infamous in perpetuity for their heinous crimes. 1,376 more words


The Price of Freedom

“We were more hungry than when we were in prison.  The bread was gone, the money was almost gone,”  my mother stated. They drank water from irrigation ditches and picked crumbs from cattle feed at railroad stations.  673 more words

Project Research

Macierewicz Investigates

“I am certainly not mistaken; what we are dealing with here is a crime,” said PiS MP and Jarosław Kaczyński confidante Antoni Macierewicz, discussing the Smolensk plane crash. 131 more words


4 Jahre Smolensk

Heute gedenkt Polen den Opfer der Flugzeugkatastrophe von Smolensk in Russland. Die Maschine war auf dem Flug zu Trauerfeiern für die Oper des Massakers von… 365 more words

Masacrul de la Fântâna Albă

Data de 1 aprilie reprezintă mai mult decât o zi a păcălelii, reprezint o zi de tristă amintire în istoria poporului român. În această trupele Uniunii Sovietice au făurit prin sânge şi ură un autentic Katyn românesc, cunoscut ca şi masacrul de la Fântâna Albă. 184 more words


Family Letters

Since the first of the year I have been meeting with a Polish translator once a week.  She reads letters written in Polish to me and I take notes.  826 more words

Project Research

The Katyn Massacre

I was down and out of it this past December. I was in the hospital for about a week, and while I was there I had another PL dream. 979 more words