14 THE '\VALL STREET JOURNAL,
REVIEW and OuTLOOK
A Voice From "the Depths
We have seen few things in recent
years more worth reprinting than Al
exander Solzhenitsyn's remarkable
Nobel Prize lecture. But beyond even·
the intrinsic merits, we have another
reason for printing the long excerpts
alongside. Most of the commentary in
the United States has missed what
seems to us the real point, or at least
the point most pertinent to the West.
Parts of the lecture not p...