Joseph Stalin

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Stalin: History and Critique of a Black Legend – BOOK COVER Issue #2061

Stalin: History and Critique of a Black Legend

Historian Isaac Deutscher described Stalin as a “huge, grim, whimsical, morbid, human monster,” reflecting a widespread, if simplistic view. However, this view becomes perplexing when...

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Issue #1999

Putin’s mistake: Russia, Ukraine, and the national question

On a number of occasions, Vladimir Putin has said that Russia and Ukraine are a “single nation.” This statement has been completely misunderstood in the...

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Stalin’s first office in the Kremlin. Issue #2079

Georgia – interesting times

What do Joseph Stalin, a NATO incursion into the former USSR, Medical Marijuana and the final leg of China’s Belt & Road initiative have in...

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