Category Archives: Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

A few of my favorite quotes

“Atheism is the most daring of all dogmas, for it is the assertion of a universal negative” (G.K. Chesterton). Continue reading

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Social idealism or a Savior?

After his horrific experience in the Gulag, the Russian dissident Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn acknowledged that, “The victims hated their victimizers with the hatred by which they were victimized. And as hatred beget more hatred, the whole world became a concentration camp imprisoned and … Continue reading

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Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn and others on the problem of evil

Russian dissident, Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn Few experiences could give you a closer look at evil than languishing in a Russian prison.  Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn experienced this but his thoughts about evil are insightful in their scope. After his horrific experience in the Gulag, … Continue reading

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