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Raw Story
What Stalin’s Great Terror can tell us about Russia todayBetween the summer of 1936 and 1938, the regime of Joseph Stalin summarily exec
What Stalin’s Great Terror can tell us about Russia today
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
Between the summer of 1936 and 1938, the regime of Joseph Stalin summarily executed 750,000 Soviet citizens without trial or any legal process. In the same period, more than a million others were sent to the labour camps of the Gulag, from where many... Read more
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CBS News
The way it was: Today in historyPrime Minister Clement Attlee, the successor of Sir Winston Churchill, U.S. Pre
The way it was: Today in history
CBS News / Posted yesterday
Prime Minister Clement Attlee, the successor of Sir Winston Churchill, U.S. President Harry Truman and Soviet leader Joseph Stalin, pose for the press, July 28, 1945 during the Potsdam conference, following talks focusing of the new world... Read more
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Salon.com
Former Swedish communist leader Hermansson dies at 98strongly criticized the Soviet-led invasion of Czechoslovakia in 1968 and regre
Former Swedish communist leader Hermansson dies at 98
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
strongly criticized the Soviet-led invasion of Czechoslovakia in 1968 and regretted his earlier praise for Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin. The party continued its transformation after Hermansson and dropped the communist label in 1990. It’s now... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Plays the Blame Game Amid Protestsin the deaths of over six million Jews but did not solve the socio-economic pro
Govt Plays the Blame Game Amid Protests
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
in the deaths of over six million Jews but did not solve the socio-economic problems of the Germans. The Soviet Union's Joseph Stalin also blamed Western capitalists and their supposed local surrogates the Kulaks for the country's food shortages... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Jer-REE! Where's Mr. Springer when you need him?Are you as tired of this presidential election as I am? I feel like I'm being f
Jer-REE! Where's Mr. Springer when you need him?
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
Are you as tired of this presidential election as I am? I feel like I'm being forced to choose between Adolf Hitler and Joseph Stalin. Why isn't Jerry Springer running? It's his fault. Are you as tired of this presidential election as I am? I feel... Read more
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The Examiner
At Potsdam, Truman remembered the failures a generation earlieralready coming his way.An early test came that summer when he sat down in the B
At Potsdam, Truman remembered the failures a generation earlier
The Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
already coming his way.An early test came that summer when he sat down in the Berlin suburb of Potsdam with Soviet leader Joseph Stalin and Britain’s Winston Churchill. The Allies had their differences of opinion and had different interests, but... Read more
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The Examiner
Author: Truman faced similar problems as leaders todayalready coming his way.An early test came that summer when he sat down in the B
Author: Truman faced similar problems as leaders today
The Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
already coming his way.An early test came that summer when he sat down in the Berlin suburb of Potsdam with Soviet leader Joseph Stalin and Britain’s Winston Churchill. The Allies had their differences of opinion and had different interests, but... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Malam Issa is a dubious character – Edmund Kyeiwas jailed by the erstwhile Kufuor administration for misplacing $46,000, recen
Malam Issa is a dubious character – Edmund Kyei
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 8 days ago
was jailed by the erstwhile Kufuor administration for misplacing $46,000, recently likened Akufo-Addo to Adolf Hitler and Joseph Stalin. Me, Malam Issa, I see both Hitler and Stalin in him [Nana Akufo-Addo] because he is not a peacemaker,” the... Read more
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Daily News
All-Ceylon Teachers’ Union will protest tomorrowtwo weeks. However, no placement have been made although the stipulated two wee
All-Ceylon Teachers’ Union will protest tomorrow
Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
two weeks. However, no placement have been made although the stipulated two weeks period has expired,” ACTU Chief Secretary Joseph Stalin said. “We demand that the government make placements before the commencement of the new school term," Stalin... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Georgia�s PM Meets Turkish Counterpart, President Erdoğan in Ankarawas the repatriation of Meskhetians back to Georgia – survivors or descendants
Georgia�s PM Meets Turkish Counterpart, President Erdoğan in Ankara
Civil Georgia / Posted 10 days ago
was the repatriation of Meskhetians back to Georgia – survivors or descendants of a Muslim population who were deported by Joseph Stalin from southern Georgia in 1944. The issue is regularly raised by the Turkish side in its bilateral talks with... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
'Akufo-Addo is Hitler, Stalin incarnate' - Malam IssaGeneral News of Tuesday, 19 July 2016 Nana Akufo-Addo is an incarnate of Adolf
'Akufo-Addo is Hitler, Stalin incarnate' - Malam Issa
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 10 days ago
General News of Tuesday, 19 July 2016 Nana Akufo-Addo is an incarnate of Adolf Hitler and Joseph Stalin, former Youth and Sports Minister in the Kufuor administration, Malam Ali Yusuf Issa, has said. According to the former PNC national chairman,... Read more
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The Manila Times
Is electoral reform now even possible?that count; it’s the people who count the votes.” This has been attributed (pro
Is electoral reform now even possible?
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
that count; it’s the people who count the votes.” This has been attributed (probably mistakenly) to the Russian dictator Joseph Stalin. Notwithstanding its authorship, that statement captures perfectly the nature of elections in many so-called... Read more
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The Inyo Register
Sunday, July 17)France. 1945 – World War II: The main three leaders of the Allied nations, Win
Sunday, July 17)
The Inyo Register / Posted 12 days ago
France. 1945 – World War II: The main three leaders of the Allied nations, Winston Churchill, Harry S. Truman and Joseph Stalin, meet in the German city of Potsdam to decide the future of a defeated Germany. 1948 – The South Korean... Read more
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KECI Missoula
July 16G. Robinson, is released. 1945: The leaders of World War II's three Allied nat
July 16
KECI Missoula / Posted 12 days ago
G. Robinson, is released. 1945: The leaders of World War II's three Allied nations, Winston Churchill, Harry S. Truman and Joseph Stalin, meet in the German city of Potsdam to decide the future of a defeated Germany. 1945: The USS Indianapolis... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Louis Proyect: Misusing German History to Scare Up Votes for Hillary Clintonin confronting the capitalist class. That task logically belonged to the Commun
Louis Proyect: Misusing German History to Scare Up Votes for Hillary Clinton
Naked Capitalism / Posted 13 days ago
in confronting the capitalist class. That task logically belonged to the Communists but the ultra-left lunacy mandated by Joseph Stalin made the party ineffective—or worse. When workers grew increasingly angry at SP ineptitude, it is no surprise... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Bernie Betrays Millions by Throwing in With the Pigswas a metaphor for the Russian revolution and the emergence of one of history's
Bernie Betrays Millions by Throwing in With the Pigs
Op-Ed News / Posted 13 days ago
was a metaphor for the Russian revolution and the emergence of one of history's most barbaric and repressive regimes led by Joseph Stalin. The aging pig Old Major gathers the barnyard denizens one night to deliver a vision of revolution freeing... Read more
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The Hill
Should MSNBC's Maddow anchor conventions after Trump 'Hitler' jab?lack of press conferences lately ("lately" as in the past 222 days). And in the
Should MSNBC's Maddow anchor conventions after Trump 'Hitler' jab?
The Hill / Posted 16 days ago
lack of press conferences lately ("lately" as in the past 222 days). And in the process, she compared Mrs. Clinton to Joseph Stalin in terms of the way he treated the press by completely shutting it down in the Soviet Union (outside of... Read more
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International Business Times
Jeremy Corbyn's Labour is a tribute act to socialism - trade unions back a nostalgic leader of an abstract idea of what being working class once was – collieries, brass ba
Jeremy Corbyn's Labour is a tribute act to socialism - trade unions back a nostalgic leader
International Business Times / Posted 18 days ago
of an abstract idea of what being working class once was – collieries, brass bands and communist tents with portraits of Joseph Stalin. Meanwhile, those who believe that a Labour government is the best vehicle, to help the growing army who toil... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
80 years ago, Spain plunged into civil warare the Reds, the Bolsheviks of the world," sang the young pilots of the Condor
80 years ago, Spain plunged into civil war
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 19 days ago
are the Reds, the Bolsheviks of the world," sang the young pilots of the Condor Legion sent by Hitler. Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin jumped on the occasion to strengthen his influence, sending advisers and organising International Brigades.... Read more
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The News & Observer
Weighing today’s terrorism toll against a million Somme casualtiesresponsible. The quote that “a single death is a tragedy, a million deaths is
Weighing today’s terrorism toll against a million Somme casualties
The News & Observer / Posted 20 days ago
responsible. The quote that “a single death is a tragedy, a million deaths is a statistic” is often attributed to Joseph Stalin, who himself has as much blood on his hands as almost anyone in history. That said, the quote contains much... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'Under the Sun' documentary catches North Korea with its guard downthree trips to North Korea, and says he found life there to be more restricted
'Under the Sun' documentary catches North Korea with its guard down
Los Angeles Times / Posted 23 days ago
three trips to North Korea, and says he found life there to be more restricted than his childhood under Soviet strongman Joseph Stalin. “In the Soviet Union, people still had private lives. In North Korea, people don’t belong to themselves,”... Read more
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chroniclelive
Revealed: The memorabilia decorating the walls of Durham Miners' Halllanterns, once a staple in homes across thez North East, sit proudly on Mr Hopp
Revealed: The memorabilia decorating the walls of Durham Miners' Hall
chroniclelive / Posted 25 days ago
lanterns, once a staple in homes across thez North East, sit proudly on Mr Hopper’s windowsill. A telegram sent from Joseph Stalin is held in the Association’s archive at Durham Miners’ Hall at Redhills which opened in 1915. Durham mining... Read more
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Daily News
ACTU demand Thewarapperuma arrestof Internal Affairs, Wayamba Development and Cultural Affairs Deputy Minister P
ACTU demand Thewarapperuma arrest
Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
of Internal Affairs, Wayamba Development and Cultural Affairs Deputy Minister Palitha Thewarapperuma. ACTU Secretary Joseph Stalin told Daily News Online that Principals and teachers from schools in Matugama rallied together with the ACTU to... Read more
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The Columbian
A battle over history in LatviaWestern historians and backed by historical evidence. But little of that is ack
A battle over history in Latvia
The Columbian / Posted 25 days ago
Western historians and backed by historical evidence. But little of that is acknowledged by the Kremlin. Instead, Joseph Stalin has been largely rehabilitated in recent years. Nostalgia for the years of Soviet empire pervades many levels... Read more
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The Washington Times
The great American divide“a life of strenuous contradictions,” Sobran wrote. When Franklin Roosevelt’s
The great American divide
The Washington Times / Posted 26 days ago
“a life of strenuous contradictions,” Sobran wrote. When Franklin Roosevelt’s adviser Alger Hiss was caught working for Joseph Stalin, Sobran observed, “nobody asked, ‘How on earth can you be a liberal and a Communist at the same time?’ Why?... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
After Brexit, Africa Should Brace Itself for an Anarchic Worldgains. The new crop of the West's right-wing leaders is assuredly taking the pl
After Brexit, Africa Should Brace Itself for an Anarchic World
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
gains. The new crop of the West's right-wing leaders is assuredly taking the place of Adolf Hitler, Benito Musolini and Joseph Stalin as liberalism's most formidable enemies in the 21st century. Paradoxically, liberal globalisation - signified... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
EU politician explains 'despair' after viral facepalm during Farage speechmedia users also noted Mr Andriukaitis was a heart surgeon who was brought up i
EU politician explains 'despair' after viral facepalm during Farage speech
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 30 days ago
media users also noted Mr Andriukaitis was a heart surgeon who was brought up in a gulag after his family was deported by Joseph Stalin to Siberia, after Mr Farage said of his fellow MEPs: "I know virtually none of you have ever done a proper job... Read more
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The Boy Hotspur
Préjà vu™ – Harry Hotspurmind several kilometres ago, jaw permanently dropped, eye lids drooped, with a
Préjà vu™ – Harry Hotspur
The Boy Hotspur / Posted a month ago
mind several kilometres ago, jaw permanently dropped, eye lids drooped, with a shoot in sight policy that would have put Joseph Stalin to shame, Kane’s mental burn out appears finally complete. We desperately need an alternative to Kane – which... Read more
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The Hindu
A look back at U.S.'s radical LeftParty. The CP was severely weakened by both political repression of the McCarth
A look back at U.S.'s radical Left
The Hindu / Posted 1 months ago
Party. The CP was severely weakened by both political repression of the McCarthy era and the revelations of the crimes of Joseph Stalin by Nikita Krushchev in 1956, and was largely eclipsed in the following decade by the feminist, anti-war, black... Read more
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Wired News
Full-Tilt Communism Is Alive and Well in the Tiny Chinese Village of NanjieNanjie is a time capsule. Colorful murals depicting Mao Zedong adorn its buildi
Full-Tilt Communism Is Alive and Well in the Tiny Chinese Village of Nanjie
Wired News / Posted 1 months ago
Nanjie is a time capsule. Colorful murals depicting Mao Zedong adorn its buildings and monuments to the likes of Joseph Stalin loom as you pass by. Patriotic anthems like “The East Is Red” crackle from loudspeakers, women dance with fans and school... Read more

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