Cancel Culture, Face Masks, and the Libertarian Cranks in Our Midst

In his imperious work, Moscow 1937, Karl Schlogel mines as perhaps no other writer has the tragedy that befell the Russian capital at the height of the Great Terror unleashed by Stalin at a time when the dark night of fascism had begun to descend over Europe. The paranoia which gripped the diseased mind of the Soviet helmsman determined that countless thousands were…