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Why did Stalin's Russia ask to join NATO?

Why did Stalin's Russia ask to join NATO?

In a little-known plot by Stalin's henchmen, the USSR once tried to become part of the alliance formed to counter its influence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2021 10:39
On sale: KGB espionage equipment

On sale: KGB espionage equipment

Ruptly reports on a Beverly Hill auction of nearly 500 rare devices used by Soviet spies collected by man once recruited by KGB.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/02/2021 14:09
Time to heed George Orwell's warning

Time to heed George Orwell's warning

When the USSR fell in 1989, the West thought that it had won and that communist dictatorships were finished forever. Not so. Op-ed.Ken Abramowitz, 16/10/2020 09:00
It's a black day for Hollywood

It's a black day for Hollywood

Two out of four Soviet-style criteria must be met to be nominated for awards, and they have nothing to do with good acting. Op-ed.Giulio Meotti‏, Italy, 14/09/2020 17:30
Soviet America

Soviet America

In Soviet America, there is only one opinion. Mob Culture permits no deviation. Am I allowed to say this? Is it cool? Is it safe?  Op-ed.Jack Engelhard, 14/06/2020 11:59
Pesach 1963: The struggle to free Soviet Jewry

Pesach 1963: The struggle to free Soviet Jewry

Matzo had a special role in ancient Egypt as the Israelites departed and in the USSR during the Soviet Jewish struggle for freedom. Larry Domnitch, 14/04/2020 05:50
From an illegal Jewish movement to a Seder in the Gulag

From an illegal Jewish movement to a Seder in the Gulag

Joining an illegal Jewish movement in Russia and the attempted hijacking of a plane in an attempt to reach Israel resulted in the writer spending the Passover Seder in the Gulag. Read about the Seder and watch the video of his story.Rabbi Yosef Mendelevich, 03/04/2020 05:37
When they come for us, we'll be gone

When they come for us, we'll be gone

Review of Gal Beckerman's book, "When They Come for Us, We'll  Be Gone- The Epic Struggle to Save Soviet Jewry."Rabbi Yosef Mendelevich, 06/01/2019 15:51
Simchat Torah in Soviet Russia 1928

Simchat Torah in Soviet Russia 1928

Two men stood up to the Communist Regime of the USSR and danced with the Torah. Larry Domnitch, 30/09/2018 11:06
Prague 1968-2018: Europe betrays its allies

Prague 1968-2018: Europe betrays its allies

The West's allies still wait in vain for help in time of need. Including Israel. Giulio Meotti, 28/08/2018 06:32
A Comedy of Terrors: Western progressive thinking against nature & man

A Comedy of Terrors: Western progressive thinking against nature & man

Want to see Anti-Utopia? Look at the stand of mind of the Western establishment. Alexander Maistrovoy , 17/01/2017 08:32
EU-SSR: Bleeding Utopia

EU-SSR: Bleeding Utopia

Plan for the Apocalypse in Europe. It is on its way. Alexander Maistrovoy , 27/07/2016 11:31
Leading Prisoner of Zion Passes Away, Aged 88

Leading Prisoner of Zion Passes Away, Aged 88

Refusenik played a key role in one of the defining moments of the struggle to free Soviet Jewry with a daring plot to hijack a Soviet plane.Ari Soffer, 27/08/2015 12:05