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My Father Has Been Proved Right!

My father described himself as a left-wing Tory. Today, he would probably have approved of the views of the likes of Michael Hesseltine or Kenneth Clarke. 825 more words

World

Parallel Earth

consider the day another planet was discovered that, like Earth, sustained life; we learn it must sustain life because life there does not sustain the Planet. 298 more words

Church

Alternate History #1

That wall in Berlin never came down.

Stalinist Russia never went down.

They both got stronger and stronger,

while the Western world crumbled.

Communism took over the world, 153 more words

The Stalin Epigram: a story of Soviet oppression

Robert Littell normally writes intelligent, engaging espionage adventures which embroider upon historical events. Here he ventures further into the field of literary historical fiction to explore one aspect of life in the Soviet Union at the time of Stalin’s totalitarian regime in the 1930s. 420 more words

Book Reviews

Hitler Reportedly Upset That Stalin Has Better Condo in Hell

According to sources close to the Führer, Adolf Hitler is apparently dissatisfied with the size and location of his new condo in Hell.

A recent bureaucratic restructuring of Hell’s top executives — which has resulted in a shift in the afterlife destination’s housing policy — has led to mandatory moves, not all of which have been met with citizens’ approval. 185 more words

Satire

Aaaaats Festival Preview: Communism & The Táin Bó Cúailnge

WHEN IS IT NOW: SATURDAY 30 APRIL–MONDAY 2 MAY SO IT IS
WHERE’D THAT BE: DOWN THE RAMPARTS
IT’S NOT ON TOO LATE IS IT: 301 more words

Arts

PRISONERS IN THE GULAG

“шатаясь полез через ноты,
сгибающиеся под ужасом пюпитры
зачем-то крикнул:
‘Боже!'”

Art