#USSR

History | History

In Protecting The KGB, Gorbachev Laid The Foundation For Putin’s Gangster-State

Gorbachev has died, but the KGB that he nurtured and protected lives on under an ungrateful Vladimir Putin.

History | History

Memo to Secret Police Chief Reveals Hunt for Chabad’s Soviet Underground

What does a top-secret post-war memo to Stalin’s MGB boss tell us about the Soviet campaign against Chabad?

Politics | Politics

Russia: Biden’s Bombshell Nuclear Back Story

By suggesting that a “minor incursion” into Ukraine would be acceptable, Drew Allen notes, it looks like Joe Biden is colluding with Vladimir Putin.

News | News

Biden Comptroller Pick Praises USSR, Hates Crypto, Will 'End Banking As We Know It’

In yet another radically far-Left nomination to a sensitive Executive Branch position, President Biden has nominated a child of Russia...

Politics | POLITICS

As Bernie Sanders Pushed for Closer Ties, The Soviet Union Spotted Opportunity

Previously unseen documents from a Soviet archive show how hard Mr. Sanders worked to find a sister city in Russia when he was a mayor in the 1980s. Moscow saw a chance for propaganda.

Science & Technology | Science

The Worst Nuclear Accident in History Turned Chernobyl Into Something Nobody Expected


Reactor number four of the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant suffered an explosion during a technical test on April 26, 1986. As a result of the accident, in the then Soviet Union, more than 400 times more radiation was emitted than that released by th

Politics | Politics

Hey, Democrats, I've lived in a socialist country with income 'equality' and it was miserable | Fox News

As Democrats justify grandiose proposals by decrying income inequality, many of us who immigrated to the United States from socialist countries see great irony. After all, unending income equality is what drove us to leave our native lands in the first pl

Sports | Cycling

WorldRiders2, Cycling the USSR, 1989 | Pinterest |

First foreigners allowed to cycle across the Soviet Union we entered from Romania and I exited into Xinjiang, China. A very exciting time of change, Glasnost, Perestroika and new found freedoms after a massacre.

Politics | Politics

This declassified US intelligence report from 1990 is one of the most terrifying things you'll ever read

The 1983 US-Soviet "war scare" is one of the most controversial episodes of the Cold War. Now we...

Politics | From CNN

Drone footage shows derelict remains of Chernobyl - CNN.com

Drone footage captures derelict remains left in the wake of Chernobyl nuclear disaster 30 years later.