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Fall of Communism

Lane Kirkland: Champion of American Labor. Arch Puddington. John Wiley & Sons Inc. $23. “Most of those present here today are workers. Creative workers. …


Fall of Communism

When he enters the classroom his chain rattles in his right hand. In 2014, when the world marked 25 years of the collapse of …

It is with deep sorrow that the Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation marks the passing of Dr. Zbigniew Brzezinski, a renowned academic, an implacable foe of tyranny, …


Fall of Communism

On December 25, 1991, Mikhail Gorbachev resigned as president of the Soviet Union. The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR), which for nearly 70 …

The following remarks were delivered at the Triumph of Liberty Reception & Dinner on June 9, 2016 in Washington, DC. A quarter of a …


Fall of Communism

In his New History of the Cold War, John Lewis Gaddis of Yale writes that the beginning of the end of European communism came …