TITLE

The Estrangement of Solzhenitsyn

AUTHOR(S)
Buckley Jr., Wm. F.
PUB. DATE
July 1978
SOURCE
National Review;7/21/1978, Vol. 30 Issue 29, p916
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article comments on Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's speech at Harvard University where he declared his strategic pessimism because he discovered that the U.S. and other Western countries have failed to defeat the Communist powers. He also criticized the lack of spiritual development in the U.S. where there is pornography, violence and slander.
ACCESSION #
6055803

 

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