General questions on political reprisals
What is worse - Hitlerism or Stalinism?
How high would one put the number of victims of the Communist regime in the USSR?
How many people were exposed to Soviet repression?
Is it true that mainly Communists [members of the VKP/B (All-Russian Communist Party / Bolsheviks)] suffered from Stalinist Terror?
Is it true that mainly the intelligentsia suffered from Stalinist Terror?
What was the "Special Board"?
What is the "Dvoyka"?
Is it true that political prisoners were not released from detention during the war?
Is it true that prisoners had to say their criminal code section and their term of confinement during the morning prisoner count?
Is it true that the NKVD investigators were told to force the prisoners by all means to sign their "confession"?