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The Kremlin Is Trying To Erase Memories Of The Gulag


Originally published at http://www.newrepublic.com/article/118306/kremlin-trying-erase-memories-gulag. By Ola Cichowlas The word gulag sends shivers down the spine of anyone unfortunate enough to have lived under Stalinist terror. Soviet history is ragged with deportations, forced labor, starvation, executions, and political repression. Yet in the whole of Russia, there is only one museum, a converted labor camp located in… Continue reading The Kremlin Is Trying To Erase Memories Of The Gulag