Friday, October 16, 2009

Say It Ain't So, Josef

On Tuesday the grandson of Josef Stalin had his lawsuit thrown out of a Moscow courtroom, he was trying to sue a Russian newspaper for slander on behalf of the memory of his grandfather, the notorious Soviet dictator. In my newest post over at The Mantle I talk about the lawsuit, Russia's continuing fascination with (and for many admiration of) Stalin, and what all of this could mean for the future of democracy there.
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