Episode 11 – Still Gorby

20/03/2016 Curonian 1
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Greetings, Comrades! This episode covers more of Gorbachev, including his recent interviews – and historically, the events in 1986 – 1987, and how Glasnost and […]

Episode 10 – Chernobyl

01/03/2016 Curonian 12
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Greetings, Comrades! We’ve had a rough February – and we didn’t manage to fix all of our errors in the previous podcasts, but…here we are […]

Episode 8 – Very Old Men

12/01/2016 Curonian 3
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Greetings, Comrades! In this episode, we talk about the death of Brezhnev and how that brought two old, sick men into power that they probably […]

Episode 7 – Soviet Christmas Special

23/12/2015 Curonian 6
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Greetings, Comrades, and Merry Christmas! Sorry for the small delay, but the new episode is finally here. All the listener questions we received are answered…and […]

Episode 6 – The Olympic Burger

05/12/2015 Curonian 5
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Greetings, Comrades! We are very happy to publish a new episode so soon, but we also have to apologize for the brevity of this episode […]

Episode 5 – The Afghanistan War

22/11/2015 Curonian 15
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  Greetings again, comrades! Sorry for being so late with this episode, but as you’ll hear in it, I’ve run into some issues with my […]

Episode 4 – Brezhnev in Spring

18/09/2015 Curonian 15
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We’re back with a vengeance! And small land and medals, and spring. In Prague! In all seriousness, I had some serious health issues, so I […]

Episode 3 – Soviet Culture 101

10/08/2015 Curonian 10
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Greetings, Tovarischi! In this episode I’ll try to introduce you to the basics of the Soviet culture life. And don’t worry, I will return to […]

Episode 2 – The Soviet Army

29/07/2015 Curonian 17
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  Greetings, Tovarischi! This episode is about the Soviet army, it’s military might and the trials and tribulations of the common soldier – as heard […]

Episode 1 – The Beginning of the End

08/07/2015 Curonian 14
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Greetings, Tovarischi! In this episode: The economy of the USSR, craziness of Khruschev and plans for the future episodes. Leave your comments below, and don’t […]

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