Red Icon – By Sam Eastland

Red Icon by Sam Eastland (2015) It’s Moscow in 1944, and the Soviets are at last in the ascendancy during the war. The Nazi menace is fighting a vicious rearguard action as the Reds force a bloody path to Berlin. During the many smaller sporadic skirmishes in Eastern Germany, two Russian tank crew members take […]

SVD Dragunov DMR Sniper Rifle

The Dragonov is a sniper rifle of legend. It was first introduced into the Soviet arsenal in 1963 and has been used by many forces around the world since that time. It is reliable, easy to manufacture and is the sniper equivalent of the Kalashnikov. It kills. Therefore, as with any weaponry shown on Rebel […]

Satori – Novel by Don Winslow

Satori  by Don Winslow This literary gem is kinda like the thinking man’s Bond. It might make you feel that Jason Bourne has now met Indiana Jones. Satori is an espionage thriller of the highest calibre that will leave you gasping for more. The novel is based on Trevanian’s (Rodney Whitaker) novel, Shibumi, which Don […]

The Waterboys – Red Army Blues

This is a special song by The Waterboys which comments upon the bravery of the Russian forces who defeated the Nazi regime at great cost. Many of those who sacrificed much then found themselves on the wrong side of Stalin, a rabid Capitalist who controlled a Communist Nation. Many of the images that accompany this […]

Stunning Soviet Poster Design

The Soviet Union, like communism in general, started out with the most noble of aims. Sadly, though, it may be that our species is yet ready to fully embrace such an honourable concept. It might be centuries before the entire planet can understand the beauty of true and pure communism. Perhaps, given the constant rush […]