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Joshua Dill is a Assistant Director of Publications at the Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation. He is a graduate of the Georgetown University Graduate School of Foreign Service.
Marx Marxism

Throughout the 20th Century, Karl Marx’s visage often appeared on communist banners in the guise of a mighty, bearded prophet, the first and greatest …

  In Moscow on August 23, 1939, a momentous diplomatic reversal occurred: the Soviet and Nazi German foreign ministers, Vyacheslav Molotov and Joachim von …

Communism Human Rights

Pope Francis recently recognized 38 victims of the Albanian communist regime as martyrs to the Catholic faith and announced their upcoming beatification. Enver Hoxha’s …

China Communism Human Rights

Michael Chan, a minister in the provincial government of Ontario, Canada, recently defended the human rights record of the People’s Republic of China in …

Germany Obituary

“Dear fellow Germans, we have come to you in order to inform you that today, your departure…” It was the most famous half-sentence in …

China

The embassy of the People’s Republic of China may soon bear the name of one of the regime’s worst enemies. A bill has called …

Film USA

Trumbo, the 2015 biopic of communist screenwriter Dalton Trumbo and his campaign to break the Hollywood blacklist, is a charming story of good and …

China

The first years of the People’s Republic of China (PRC), from its founding in 1949 to approximately 1956, are frequently considered a golden age …