Civilization is about cities, while much of history and archeology records the horrible things that befall great cities. Floods and …

With the anniversaries of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki atomic bombings in the Second World War, many people are apologetic or …

Robert Conquest, perhaps the finest historian of the Soviet Union’s underside, has recently written another book: Reflections on a Ravaged …

There is a new boogey-man for conspiracy theorists, environmentalists and the leftovers of the Peace Movement. It is a natural …

“Soap and education are not as sudden as a massacre, but they are more deadly in the long run.” — …

One hundred years ago, heavier-than-air powered flight was still in the theoretical stage and dirigibles looked more promising than the …

This column was submitted to the Ottawa Citizen, and was published on November 10th. Dick Field is now in his …

The Soviet Union killed tens of millions of people in massacres, the gulags and deliberate famines. Another legacy of Soviet …