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Cuba

  President Barack Obama The White House 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, D.C. 20500   Dear Mr. President, We write regarding your recent historic …

China Uyghurs

The treatment of the Uyghur population in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region of China (a.k.a. East Turkistan), as well as the treatment of those …

Cuba

Last week, for the first time in 88 years a President of the United States visited Cuba. In response to President Obama’s three day …

Baltics Communism

Under Soviet rule, mass deportations displaced thousands of men, women, and children across the Baltic states. One of the largest deportations–on 25 March, 1949–saw …

Cuba Human Rights

This post was updated on March 22, 2016 at 1:00pm. Since Fidel Castro’s 1959 Revolution, the communist regime of Cuba has deliberately sought to …

Cold War Communism Film

In advance of this weekend’s Oscar awards ceremony, the Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation (VOC) is pleased to announce a new award to highlight …

Cambodia

ABOUT THE FILM Released in 1984, The Killing Fields won twenty-seven awards including three Oscars, eight BAFTA’s, and three Academy Awards. The year is 1973. …

Earlier today, the White House announced that President Obama will travel to Cuba, becoming the first sitting president to visit the communist island in 88 …

Communism

Today marks the one-year anniversary of Dissident. Over this past year our blog has grown immensely, inspiring dissidents and educating our audience about the …

Photo Gallery USSR

Posters were used to promote Communist Party ideology—they were omnipresent and ever so efficient.