Interview with historian Richard Overy on the truths and myths of World War II
For many, the Ukraine crisis re-awakened the memories of the horrors of World War II. As we approach the 70th anniversary of the victory over fascism, revisionists have tried to re-frame the narrative of those events. How can we draw lessons from history without becoming a victim of its politicisation? Oksana is joined by Richard Overy, a historian and author, to reflect on these issues.