Category Archives: True Crime

Gypsy Riots in Suitcase Town – Part II

Dear Readers: Continuing with our breaking news story of the inter-ethnic violence in the small Russian town of Chemodanovka, in the Penza Oblast.  Trying to break down the Who, When, Where, Why, etc. Yesterday we learned that the Russian Gypsy … Continue reading

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Gypsy Riots in Suitcase Town – Part I

Dear Readers: Today I have a breaking news story (well, the incident actually started a few days back, on June 13) from the Russian village of Chemodanovka.  Which sounds funny, because Russian “chemodan” means suitcase!  Ultimately a borrowing from the … Continue reading

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Last Sobibor Survivor Dies

Dear Readers: A sad necrologue.  Two days ago, on June 3 the world lost the last surviving member of the team that escaped from Sobibor.  Semyon Rozenfeld, at the age of 96, died in the city of Rehovot, Israel, not … Continue reading

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Breaking News! Poroshenko Cleans Out Computer Room

Dear Readers: I saw this story in Russian VESTI, the headline reads: In Kiev the Servers Have Gone Missing From the President’s Situation Room When President Vladimir Zelensky, Servant of the People and beloved by 73% of Ukrainians, entered the … Continue reading

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Russian Investigation Targets Nazi-Rehabilitator Viatrovych – Part IV

Dear Readers: Today concluding my review of this piece from VZGLIAD.  Where we left off, reporter Dmitry Bavyrin was dubious that anything will come of the Russian Prosecutor’s Office warrant against Viatrovych, or even that it is worth the paper … Continue reading

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Russian Investigation Targets Nazi-Rehabilitator Viatrovych – Part III

Dear Readers: Today continuing my review of this piece from VZGLIAD. Where we left off, reporter Dmitry Bavyrin expressed his concerns that Viatrovych, in his role of Ukrainian Archivist, has simply been destroying historical documents which contradict his own “theories” … Continue reading

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Russian Investigation Targets Nazi-Rehabilitator Viatrovych – Part II

Dear Readers: Continuing with this story from VZGLIAD, the reporter is Dmitry Bavyrin.  Where we left off, we saw that the job of National Archivist for the Ukrainian historical archives, was to go to an ardent Nationalist, who would make … Continue reading

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