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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

VOC would like to invite you to join us for an exclusive screening of the award-winning film The Killing Fields, including an update on …

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.

This week VOC will award its Truman-Reagan Medal of Freedom to Chinese legal scholar and civil rights activist Chen Guangcheng, for his heroic efforts …

Hungary

The life and legacy of independent Hungary’s first president is as tragically complex, as any historical novel of the past century. As the American …

China

Last Friday, President Obama hosted the “grandest and most glamorous of White House affairs”—a state dinner to the head of the largest communist party …

China Tibet

During Chinese President Xi Jinping’s first official state visit to the U.S., pro-democracy protesters rallied in Washington’s Lafayette Square in front of the White …