In Russia

The New York Times acquired some years ago a reputation of being unfair to the Soviet Government in the news which it printed about Russian conditions.

Recently the Times has printed comparatively little about horrors and indecencies of Lenin and Leninism. It did, however, carry a despatch last week which stated that Isvestia (Mos- cow journal) stated:*

1) That many of the 25 monasteries and nunneries in Moscow have been invaded and are being used for secular purposes.

2) That in one nunnery 300 students are quartered.

3) That these students drown...

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