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It is impossible to explain Russia. But I have to try.
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It is impossible to explain Russia. But I have to try.

Next month I will teach Dostoyevsky's Crime and Punishment , a wild ride of a novel that gets you into the head of a murderer. It is heavy stuff, hard to read, and not because of the sentences. You feel like you are on a roller coaster, in the ... Houston Chronicle, 1 day ago

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Going back to Bush and Saddam

FYODOR Dostoevsky writes in Crime and Punishment that it takes something more than intelligence to act intelligently. Those words rang hollow in the report on the CIA torture recently released by the US Senate Intelligence Committee. It confirmed ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star1 week ago An old classic in a new light  Asian Age2 months ago

Dostoevsky Draws Shakespeare: The Fascinating Discovery

Suddenly, Feodor Mikhailovich put down his tea cup carelessly on the draft, stood up and started his habitual intellectual ritual when he would walk to and fro in the room and make up his characters' speeches out loud... It is the big stain from ...
 Huffington Post UK1 week ago
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Is God Russian? Dostoevsky Thought So.

W hen Dostoevsky wrote that for man to be saved it was necessary that he should believe in the Russian God, he was speaking not more vaguely than most other professed researchers into salvation who work within a church. It is necessary that we ...
 The New Republic Online1 month ago Russia's choice: What lies ahead... days ago Russians and Europeans: Versus or With?  Cafebabel3 weeks ago RUSSIAN VISA APPLICANTS TO BE FINGERPRINTED  St. Petersburg Times Russia1 month ago

A Purveyor of Truth: The Writer's Life (Part 2)

The way Notes From the Underground was written itself marked a shift in both personal and professional philosophies for Dostoevsky. It must be remembered that at this point in history, what we now know as the novel was still in its nascent stages ...
 Huffington Post1 month ago
Irish Times

Unthinkable: In the marketplace of values, how do you choose the right ones?

Dostoevsky's famous saying If there is no God, everything is permitted has been disproved by secular civilisation. You don't need God to have values. One can find moral norms independent of religion in such things as basic manners, professional ...
 Irish Times1 month ago
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Tom Keene Channels Dostoevsky To Describe The Ruble Meltdown

The Russian ruble fell to new record lows against the euro and dollar on Wednesday. Bloomberg TV's Tom Keene uses Dostoevsky's "Crime and Punishment" to describe what's going on. When Business Insider asked Keene for what he considered to be the ...
 Business Insider1 month ago

Is Expert Testimony in Court Cases Really Expert?

Dostoevsky's The Brothers Karamazov cleverly spoofs the careless inexpertness of what often passes for expert legal testimony. Three medical experts are called to testify whether Dmitri Karamazov was sane or insane when committing the alleged ...
 Psychiatric Times2 weeks ago

The Eye of Sauron Over Moscow, or, Revenge of the Orcs

The Russian Federation has an image problem. A large segment of the Western media has reduced the birthplace of Dostoevsky and Tolstoy to a caricature of invasion-happy, gay-bashing ultranationalists led by a shirtless man on a horse So of course, the obvious ...
 Huffington Post2 weeks ago

Solzhenitsyn And JFK: Soul-Mates In 1849, 28 year old Russian writer Fyodor Dostoevsky is sentenced to death for, in effect, entertaining forbidden ideas and keeping bad company. But at the last minute, in front of the firing squad, he gets news that leaves him ...
 Counter Currents1 month ago
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