Sheila Fitzpatrick: Emigrés on the Make
6 February 2020
Show More Cold War Exiles and the CIA: Plotting to Free Russia by Benjamin Tromly.
Oxford, 329 pp., £75, September 2019, 978 0 19 884040 4Show More
The Dissidents: A Memoir of Working with the Resistance in Russia, 1960-90 by Peter Reddaway.
Brookings, 337 pp., £25.50, February, 978 0 8157 3773 5Show More
“... Purposes. With respect to religious dissent, his main collaborator was the Anglican priest Michael Bordeaux, who in 1970 helped to establish Keston College, whose mission was to publicise religious persecution in the Soviet Union and elsewhere. Alongside his own mailing list, Reddaway established a chain system involving well-wishers with their own ...”