• No End in Sight for Jailed Gulag Historian Yury Dmitriyev

    His decades-long research to expose the scale of the late Communist leader’s terror have met with mounting criticism under Russian President Vladimir Putin and landed him in jail in the Karelian capital of Petrozavodsk in northwest Russia.

  • How Historians Rate Presidents

    Historians have for decades weighed presidents' virtues and accomplishments in a bid to determine the best and worst of the bunch.

  • Serhii Plokhii on Ukraine’s Political Frontiers

    Professor Serhii Plokhii, the Mykhailo S. Hrushevs'kyi Professor of Ukrainian History at Harvard, discussed Ukranian history, the Trump-Ukraine scandal, and the roles that both Russia and the United States have played in shaping the country’s politics.