The NCR’s scepticism is shared by the author of Hitler’s Pope: shouldn’t that in itself give pause for thought?
Topic: Soviet Union
A Securitate General says that Hochhuth’s play was part of a KGB plot against Pius XII’s reputation. The National Catholic Register attempts to discredit this: but serious historians believe it
A Tale of Two Speeches: the Queen’s imaginary World War III address; and the ‘Evil Empire’ speech, which showed why it was a futile exercise
It was the détente policy dismantled by President Reagan which had placed us in danger: rearmament and confrontation which made us safe
The United Kingdom looks doomed, but much blame must be placed on Labour’s alienation of its natural constituency north of the border
In 1941 a young priest was condemned to death by the Soviets. He was to become one of the Church’s great leaders
Ed West meets Fr Michael Shields, the priest who exchanged the frozen wastes of Alaska for the post-Soviet wilderness of Siberia