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VOC Announces 2015 Truman-Reagan Medal of Freedom

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 12, 2015 CUBAN AND RUSSIAN HUMAN RIGHTS ACTIVISTS TO RECEIVE 2015 TRUMAN-REAGAN MEDAL OF FREEDOM Recipients Urge World to Remember Victims of Communist Regimes Washington, D.C. — The Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation today announced the recipients of the 2015 Truman-Reagan Medal of Freedom: Cuban human rights activist Guillermo Fariñas Hernández […]

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The Berlin Wall Fell, but Communism Didn’t

This article originally appeared in the Wall Street Journal The Berlin Wall Fell, but Communism Didn’t From North Korea to Cuba, millions still live under tyrannous regimes. As the world marks the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall on Nov. 9, 1989, we should also remember the many dozens of people who died […]

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R.J. Rummel (1932 – 2014)

Dr. Rudolph Joseph Rummel, a member of VOC’s Advisory Council since 1993, passed away March 2, 2014. The Board of Directors and staff members of VOC are profoundly grateful for Dr. Rummel’s lifetime of important scholarship and his service on our advisory council. Dr. Rummel was born on October 21, 1932 in Cleveland, Ohio. After […]

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