Book Discussion on From the Gulag to the Killing Fields

Paul Hollander talked about the book he edited From the Gulag to the Killing Fields: Personal Accounts of Political Violence and Repression… read more

Paul Hollander talked about the book he edited From the Gulag to the Killing Fields: Personal Accounts of Political Violence and Repression in Communist States, published by Intercollegiate Studies Institute. In the book Mr. Hollander assembled 40 personal stories of Communist political violence. Mr. Hollander explained that while communism was developed to create a new sense of community, a more accurate description of the political ideology would be “violence with a higher purpose.” After his presentation he responded to audience members' questions. close

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  • Lee Edwards Distinguished Fellow Heritage Foundation->Conservative Thought
  • Paul Hollander Professor Emeritus University of Massachusetts, Amherst->Sociology

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Book Discussion on From the Gulag to the Killing Fields

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 2, 2006
Last Aired:
Jan 14, 2009

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  • Sep 02, 2006 | 12:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 10, 2006 | 6:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 17, 2006 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 14, 2009 | 12:31am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 14, 2009 | 6:30am EST | C-SPAN 3
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