Alas, the Russians never forgave him.
The U.S. may not realize it, but it has the upper hand. It turns out communism doesn't work.
Objections to foreign election meddling lose credibility when you overthrow governments.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has barred men aged 18-60 from leaving the country.
The United States needs to be realistic about its interests abroad and the limits of our ability to influence events militarily, says the former nominee to be ambassador to Afghanistan.
There may not be a more striking metaphor for capitalism's victory over the Soviet Union than a 60-second Pizza Hut ad that originally aired more than 20 years ago.
"This is the nature of an authoritarian regime. You don't quite know where the boundaries of acceptable discourse are. Everything is uncertain."
The grandmaster and human rights activist talks about the lessons the world—especially American democratic socialists—must remember three decades after communism's collapse.
It is hard to comprehend the scarcity and existential dread that was humanity's constant companion during the Cold War.
30 years after the collapse of the Soviet Union, its greatest—and last—chess champion reflects on the awful system that produced him.
Once a Communist Backwater, Georgia Discovered the Benefits of Free Markets. Now It Risks Abandoning Them.
"Government should be very small. It should just regulate the minimum."
Walter Duranty and The New York Times have blood on their hands in this historical re-enactment.
No number of NATO summits will re-energize an alliance against an enemy that went out of business nearly 30 years ago.
The show wasn't about a nuclear disaster per se, but about how a government—and individuals—reacted in the face of disaster.
Sanders no longer favors government takeover of "the major means of production." But his four-decade quest for political revolution continues.
The HBO series is a powerful portrait of the political and social rot that occurs in authoritarian regimes.
A miniseries about the deadly nuclear disaster that marked the doom of the Soviet Union
To understand socialism, one needn't fixate on its most-horrifying elements-gulags and executions. Think about the simple stuff. Like aspirin.
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