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Photo Gallery USSR

From towns to military bases, this infrastructure was left behind after the Soviet Union collapsed. Now, they are just ghosts that depict what life …

Cuba

Today, the U.S. flag flew over an American embassy in Cuba for the first time in 54 years. After the opening ceremony, Secretary of …

Cuba

Yesterday the Cuban flag was raised above an official Washington embassy for the first time in more than a half century. The embassy opening, …

Captive Nations Week

Every year since 1959 the American president has made a special declaration during the third week of July in order to draw attention to …

Captive Nations Week

Every July since Congress unanimously passed the 1959 Captive Nations Resolution, the United States officially recognizes the struggle of those nations held captive by …

Vietnam

Human rights in Vietnam cannot be a sidebar issue when America looks for allies in the region against Chinese aggression, or when it engages …

Photo Gallery

VOC Commemoration

In June 2007, President George W. Bush dedicated America’s Victims of Communism Memorial, the only memorial in the world dedicated to every single victim. During …

VOC Commemoration

As part of its 2015 Commemoration, the Victims of Communism Friday hosted an academic panel discussion in the Library of Congress to discuss “The Soviet …

Communism Cuba

The past few months have been a pivotal time for Cuba. Last December, the US government announced the first steps towards normalizing diplomatic relations …