Soviet Jewish History (Essential Lectures in Jewish History) – Dr. Henry ABRAMSON

Brief overview of Soviet Jewish History. Henry Abramson (born 1963) is the dean of the Lander College of Arts and Sciences in Flatbush, New York. Before that, he served as the Dean for Academic Affairs and Student Services at Touro College's Miami branch (Touro College South). He is notable for his teachings on Jewish… Continue lendo Soviet Jewish History (Essential Lectures in Jewish History) – Dr. Henry ABRAMSON


“Soviet Communism: a modern millenarian revolution” – John GRAY

Bolshevism as a social phenomenon is to be reckoned as a religion, not as an ordinary political movement.Bertrand Russell In the last pages of his pamphlet ‘Literature and Revolution’, published in 1923, Leon Trotsky gives a glimpse of the transformation in human life he believed was within reach. He writes not about changes in society… Continue lendo “Soviet Communism: a modern millenarian revolution” – John GRAY

How Stalin starved Ukraine | Vox

The Holodomor (Ukrainian: Голодомо́р, romanized: Holodomor, IPA: [ɦolodoˈmɔr]; derived from морити голодом, moryty holodom, 'to kill by starvation'), also known as the Terror-Famine or the Great Famine, was a famine in Soviet Ukraine from 1932 to 1933 that killed millions of Ukrainians. The term Holodomor emphasises the famine's man-made nature and alleged intentional aspects such… Continue lendo How Stalin starved Ukraine | Vox

“Escola de tiranos [3]” (E.M. Cioran)

Todos os homens são mais ou menos invejosos; os políticos o são completamente. Tornamo-nos invejosos quando já não suportamos mais ninguém nem ao lado nem acima de nós. Engajar-se em qualquer empreendimento, mesmo o mais insignificante, é pactuar com a inveja, prerrogativa suprema dos seres vivos, lei e mola dos atos. Se a inveja te… Continue lendo “Escola de tiranos [3]” (E.M. Cioran)