About Arseny Roginsky

Arseny Roginsky is a founder and Chairman of Memorial, Russia's largest human rights organization. He is a historian and ex-inmate of the Soviet prison camps.  

Articles by Arseny Roginsky

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The Embrace of Stalinism

The memory of Stalinism in contemporary Russia raises problems which are painful and sensitive. There is a vast amount of pro-Stalinist literature on the bookstalls: fiction, journalism and pseudo-history. In sociological surveys, Stalin invariably features among the first three "most prominent figures of all times".
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