Eventually, under scrutiny of critical and active citizens, the media does its job and truth comes out.
what does it mean to protest when everyone else stays silent, and when the government will almost certainly stifle your voice? That’s what the instigators of Operation Wedding thought about as they tried to steal a plane and escape the Soviet Union in 1970.
On the thirty-first anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear accident, the biggest man-made environmental disaster in written history, over one hundred people from the former Soviet Union shared their memories of that time.
I was born in Leningrad in 1967 and lived there until my parents and I immigrated when I was nine years old. And although I was an otherwise obedient child, I had a terrible habit.
Ironed Curtains reacts to the Time magazine cover
As I see it, It all comes down to what a country chooses to invest its enormous resources in.