FRIDAY "Landladies": Landlord Marti and her tenant Christine navigate a complicated relationship in this world premiere. Northlight Theatre at the North Shore Center for the Performing Arts, 9501 Skokie
Average Russians no longer want to threaten — or annex — the world. They want to engage with it. Five years after annexing Crimea from Ukraine, Russian President Vladimir Putin has celebrated the March
Grigori Yefimovich Rasputin has been dead for over 100 years, but his tactics live on. This story appears in VICE Magazine's Truth and Lies Issue. Click HERE to subscribe. Last year, I wrote a book called
Saul David reviews An Impeccable Spy by Owen Matthews The impact of espionage is often exaggerated. But not in the case of Richard Sorge, the half-German Soviet agent who in the Thirties created a Tokyo
For International Women's Day on Friday, we remember Turkey's Nakiye Elgün; Chavela Vargas, a Costa Rican who made her home in Mexico; Doña Luz Jiménez, also of Mexico, and Soviet Lyudmila Pavlichenko.
Great women don’t always make the history books. For every formidable leader, intellectual rebel or genre-defining artist whose name echoes down the ages, countless others are forgotten or erased. But
Former CKE Restaurants chief Andrew Puzder said Thursday that the Green New Deal legislation is not a "new" form of socialism, but just a current version of programs instituted in the former Soviet Union.