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Sex predator R. Kelly placed on suicide watch at NYC jail: lawyer

Convicted sexual predator and former R&B superstar R. Kelly was placed on suicide watch at the Brooklyn jail where he is being held after he was sentenced to 30 years in prison earlier this week, his attorney said.  Lawyer Jennifer Bonjean claimed Kelly was placed on the watch as punishment…
bubmag
July 1, 2022
Gulag

Don’t Bet on the End of Vladimir Putin

Get ready for Putin's Great Purge of 2022. It won't be as fierce as Stalin's in 1937 when 680,000 were executed, 116,000 sent to the gulag, and thousands committed suicide. Read Full Article » Read More
bubmag
March 31, 2022
Gulag

DOJ Buys into Sen. Warren’s Quest for Inflation Blame

In the darkest days of the Soviet Union men were hauled away to the “Gulag,” or sometimes simply shot, for the vague crime of “wrecking.” When trains derailed or were caught up in a railyard snafu – or a crop yield didn’t meet arbitrary Kremlin quotas – someone had to…
bubmag
February 24, 2022
Gulag

A Black Communist’s Disappearance in Stalin’s Russia

In the spring of 1936, Lovett Fort-Whiteman, an African American man from Dallas, Texas, vanished in Moscow. He had lived in the Soviet Union for nearly a decade, most recently with his wife, Marina, a Russian Jewish chemist, in a cramped apartment around the corner from the Central Telegraph building.…
bubmag
October 18, 2021