Letters, Jul. 14, 1980

The Other Power

To the Editors:

Your special issue "Inside the U.S.S.R." [June 23] sent chills through my spine: the vastness, the power and the capability of this "other" superpower.

Sister Mary Edith Bohan Omaha

Thank you for the revealing look at the Soviet Union. I tried, oh, how I tried to be objective, but God bless America!

Frank A. Russo Utica, N. Y.

It would have been more appropriate

to call your issue "A Surface Glance at

the U.S.S.R." An "inside" look would

have delved much deeper into such areas

as Soviet prisons, mental institutions, the


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