Returning the troops to the USA after WWII was a daunting task

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 14:16

The Magic Carpet that got everyone home.


They Wanted Blood From Us

Sat, 04/21/2018 - 03:43

"Alpha" And "Vympel" on the Blade of the Civil War While living in the Soviet Union, we took the notion of "civil war" in an abstract way. We read much about it (the Civil War of 1918-1921) in books, seen in movies. Naturally, in the way it was presented by this or that writer or director, as it…

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To Save Yanukovich

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 18:59

There is a main task of his life ahead of Peter Poroshenko now - to escape when the next coup will happen. And in this regard, the story of the emergency evacuation of Viktor Yanukovych from Ukraine is recalled.

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Overton Window: The Most Important Discovery of Your Life

Sun, 07/02/2017 - 20:19

Have you learned good what is a gender? Are you sure that Marijuana is useful? The USSR was the axis of evil, wasn't it? The Taliban are progressive soldiers who killed  the evil Communists in Afghanistan? Assad is a dictator? Is Russia going to take over the world? Do you wonder why babies…

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Yuri Andropov

Thu, 06/15/2017 - 12:14

Life dedicated to the service of the Motherland We offer our readers the memoirs of Andrei Sidorenko, the General-the major in resignation, dedicated to the head of the Soviet state and KGB Chairman Yuri Andropov. The author had the opportunity to work together with Yuri Vladimirovich, when he…

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Alexander Rutskoi: "The Shelling of the Parliament in 1993 Was Directed From Washington"

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 02:17

A conversation in the radio studio "Komsomolskaya Pravda" with the Hero of the Soviet Union, the first and the last vice-president of Russia, Alexander Rutskoi and the former head of the President's Security Service (by definition, the closest person to Yeltsin's body), Alexander Korzhakov. 

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How the United States bombed the USSR on October 8, 1950

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 20:08

Few people know that, in fact, in those years, overseas aircraft inflicted an unpunished blow on the Soviet territory. It happened in the Far East in October 1950.

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Eight Technologies of Unhumanization

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 23:09

1. Education of children is built according to the scheme of stimulating infantile behavior among children, in other words, the process of social maturity is artificially prolonged This is done in order to utilize the energy of young people during the period of its greatest activity (from 15 to 25…


Yuri Vlasov: Russian Idol of Arnie

Tue, 05/02/2017 - 20:23

In 1988, Arnold Schwarzenegger in the literal sense of the word was a man who descended from the picture for Soviet people. The walls of the small gym "Athletics", where this photo was taken, were decorated with posters of the famous pitching and actor, too. However, during the youth of the movie…

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