Rasputin and the EmpressDecember 23, 1932
The story of corrupt, power-hungry, manipulative Grigori Rasputin's influence on members of the Russian Imperial family and others, and what resulted.
Russia 1917: Countdown to RevolutionOctober 10, 2017
In February 1917, Nicolas II abdicated as tsar of all the Russia. By October, Lenin, Trotsky and Stalin have seized control. Was the Russian Revolution really a popular uprising? Or merely a stunning coup d'etat?