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Prisoner of Night and Fog by Anne Blankman

I love historical fiction books! I actually had a phase in elementary school where all I read were historical books. This novel brings fond memories back to me and reminded me of why I love this genre so much. noch 263 Wörter

Adult

“One Decisive Moment” , or a note on political idealism and Russian protest spirit

As to what I have to do in Moscow now, that is the function of a kamikaze.

Boris Nemtsov (from an interview with The Times… noch 1.228 Wörter

Once Upon a Time There Was Ukraine

Over the night between 21 and 22 February 2014, Ukraine President Viktor Yanukovych, who was not a good president but had not stolen Ukrainians more than Tymoshenko did, fled his Kiev residence in a rush, just hours before the thugs of the self-proclaimed Maidan Self-Defense Forces burst in wielding cudgels and baseball bats. noch 4.048 Wörter

Ukraine

More Bad News For Poroshenko

Poor Poroshenko. I don’t think he was prepared for what would happen to him when he stepped up to the presidential plate. He was elected on a “Stop the War” platform, yet throw his lot in with the Americans, and now he’s going to be eaten alive. noch 298 Wörter

Politics

NOVEMBER 9th – MORE THAN JUST THE FALL OF THE WALL

With the 25th anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall and the impressive celebrations thereof already behind us, it is worth remembering that November 9th is a very particular day in the German calendar. noch 1.088 Wörter

Berlin

How to stage a putsch without anyone really noticing

I’ll admit I don’t always agree with Tarpley’s analysis of events, but his research and insight cannot be dismissed. The man is a powerhouse and a true intellectual. noch 14 Wörter

Secrets And Lies