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VOC Commemoration

By Dr. Mackubin Thomas Owens: We live during an unfortunate time when it seems everyone wants to claim victim status for some trivial slight …

I have the awesome task in limited time to talk about a free and democratic Cuba and its requisites. There are two elements that …

The struggle for freedom in Cuba has been a long affair with differing approaches. Between 1959 and 1966 there was a violent resistance to …

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

The following statement was delivered at VOC Commemoration Events on June 9, 2016 in Washington, DC. My name is Sirley Ávila León. I am Cuban …

Being here today, I have mental flashbacks to different places where I have been and what I’ve seen. One particularly vivid memory for me …


VOC Commemoration

What is communism? Is it a beautiful idea, a utopian dream of bright future? Is it a coherent ideology of “historic materialism,” one that …


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 …