Peter Savodnik

Inside Lee Harvey Oswald's Lost Soviet Days
October 14, 2013

Although Lee Harvey Oswald’s assassination of President Kennedy in 1963 is one of the most infamous events in American history, Oswald’s brief defection to the Soviet Union remains a relatively understudied chapter in the assassin’s life.

Moscow Is No Place for a Defector
July 03, 2013

In fleeing to Russia, Edward Snowden joins a long, unhappy history