The first of Earth’s creatures to hurtle into the Moon’s orbit were slow and sedentary residents of the Great Steppe.
Those who control the media control the state. Lenin knew this, but by 1991 his Soviet successors had forgotten, to their ultimate cost.
The motives and damage inflicted by George Blake.
Even the retail sector became part of the second Five Year Plan imposed on the Soviet Union by Stalin.
The ‘Guerrilla Queen’ of Soviet Russia became a role model for women in combat.
Mikhail Gorbachev’s Perestroika triggered an outpouring of resentment across the USSR. In 1986, young Kazakhs made their voices heard, but the Soviet regime was not ready to listen.
The leader of the Soviet Revolution was an armed prophet who adopted the characteristics of the lion and the fox.
The East German Uprising of 1953 was the first major revolt to take place in the Soviet Bloc.
The Russian Revolution should not be confined to 1917. The legacy of its leader and chief ideologue lives on in all its terrible contradictions.
The October Revolution of 1917 inspired a generation of young Russians to embrace new ideals of socialist living.