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Joshua Rubenstein

Joshua Rubenstein is an associate of the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies at Harvard University and is the author and editor of several books on Russian history. He was a longtime staff member of Amnesty International USA.

Latest by Joshua Rubenstein


Freedom Of Speech? Nyet

By Joshua Rubenstein

In Moscow, the trial against three young punk rockers looks more like the Soviet Union than the “new Russia.” Joshua Rubenstein on the Pussy Riot controversy.


Why Paterno Statue Should Stand

By Joshua Rubenstein

The statue of Joe Paterno that stood outside Beaver Stadium has been taken down. Joshua Rubenstein says it’s yet another missed opportunity for Penn State.