Monthly Archives: June 2014

Hungarian Communism and the Revision of History

George Orwell stated in his novel 1984 “He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the present controls the past.” While it may seem that the immediate past is impossible to revise, most of history is open … Continue reading

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Volunteer Profile: John Ahouse

For the first in an occasional series profiling staff, volunteers, and friends of the Wende, we spent some time with Special Collections Curator John Ahouse. Perhaps unbeknownst to his colleagues, who revere his deep knowledge of Cold War history, John … Continue reading

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