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Benjamin Nathans

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Benjamin Nathans

Benjamin Nathans teaches at the University of Pennsylvania and is the author of Beyond the Pale: The Jewish Encounter With Late Imperial Russia. He is writing a history of the Soviet dissident movement.


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Why did different segments of the Soviet population experience Khrushchev’s reforms in radically different ways?

Gal Beckerman's When They Come for Us We'll Be Gone is an engaging account of the exodus of Jews from the Soviet Union.