When Pope Benedict XVI thanked the U.S. defense secretary.
An ordinary man — extraordinary at the same time — has become a political prisoner.
The senator from Ohio is retiring. He represents a Republicanism and a conservatism of yesterday.
In Russia, the opposition politician Ilya Yashin has been sentenced to prison for discussing the Bucha massacre.
Notes on Ukraine, Russia, President Volodymyr Zelensky, and America.
On Hanukkah in Ukraine, a podcast of Christmas music, etc.
Under constant assault by Russian forces, Ukrainians attempt to survive the winter, and survive as a nation.
Reader mail on Thanksgiving, fusion, swastikas, etc.
On the Nobel Peace Prize lecture of a Ukrainian human-rights lawyer, Oleksandra Matviichuk.
Memorial, the Russian civil-society and human-rights organization, shares the Nobel Peace Prize.