Martin Krossel
Canadian freelance journalist, based in New York. Contributor to

Entries by Martin Krossel

Finally, Canada Confronts Communism's Ugly History

(2) Comments | Posted February 27, 2013 | 4:23 PM

Recently, the CBC Radio program Ideas ran a full hour interview with Washington Post columnist and author Anne Applebaum. Her new book, Iron Curtain, documents the Soviet Union's takeover of three East European countries -- Poland, Czechoslovakia and East Germany -- after World War II.

The officials of the...

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More Double-Standards from Israel's Critics

(2) Comments | Posted February 13, 2012 | 11:57 AM

Recently on Palestinian state television, viewers could watch praise being bestowed on the convicted perpetrators of the random murder of three members of the Fogel family, in a nighttime attack on their West Bank home. The terrorists were referred to as "heroes." Earlier in January, the mufti [main Islamic religious...

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Why Would David Suzuki Wish for a Society Without Corporations?

(16) Comments | Posted November 14, 2011 | 12:05 PM

Last week, in a Huffington Post blog environmentalist and long-time broadcaster David Suzuki recently aligned himself with the most extreme positions of the "Occupy" movement. He wants to do away with all private corporations. He acknowledges that "corporations may produce good things." But, "when profit is the primary...

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Arab-Israeli Conflict: A Continuation of the Jews' Struggle

(85) Comments | Posted November 6, 2011 | 8:00 AM

Seventy years ago this month, Jews, mainly from Romania and provinces that it acquired through the post-World War I Treaty of Versailles, were deported to the Ukrainian territory of Transnistria. As Nazi Germany marched on the Soviet Union, it left their Romanian allies to administer Transnistria. Between 150,000 and 250,000...

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