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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 …

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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 …

Russia

As has already been announced, Cuban dissident Guillermo Farinas and Russian activist Alexandr Podrabinek will both receive the 2015 Truman-Reagan Medals of Freedom during …

Cuba

This year VOC awards its Truman-Reagan Medal of Freedom to two outstanding advocates of liberty. Guillermo Fariñas and Alexander Podrabinek come from different sides …

Cold War

Last Saturday, 16,000 soldiers, 200 armored vehicles, and 150 airplanes, helicopters, and jets combined to form the biggest spectacle seen in Moscow since the …

Cold War

“The Americans” or Real Life?