Saturday, 1 October , 2022

Stalin Joseph

Back to the future: British troops in Greece (1944)

Athens 1944: Britain’s dirty secret When 28 civilians were killed in Athens, it wasn’t the Nazis who were to blame, it was the British. Ed...

For a Troubled Russian Region, Stalin is a Local Hero

North Ossetia has more Stalin monuments than any other Russian region, with many believing the Soviet dictator had local roots By Felix Light Jan. 5,...

The Soviet Century

The senior historian of the Soviet Union presents a powerful and original analysis of the warring between Lenin and Stalin and the collapse of...

An Open Letter to Maria Svart, National Director of the Democratic...

By David North 22 May 2021 Maria Svart National Director Democratic Socialists of America May 22, 2021 Dear Ms. Svart, On May 17, the World Socialist Web Site reported that during...

Praising the crimes of Stalinism: The DSA and the assassination of...

By Eric London 17 May 2021 During the past week, numerous prominent leaders of the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) have posted tweets celebrating the 1940...

Stalin monument taken down four days after being erected in southern...

4 May, 2021 A bust honoring Soviet leader Joseph Stalin was taken down a few days after its installation in a southern Russian city sparked...

‘Can’t erase history’: Putin & Stalin mosaic for military cathedral is...

25 Apr, 2020 President Vladimir Putin and Soviet leader Joseph Stalin will both make a surprise, if minor, appearance inside the main cathedral of the...

Du bon usage des archives

(Jean-Jacques Marie) Comment les archives révèlent ce qu’on leur demande « Archives secrètes de Moscou », « Révélations », « La vérité dévoilée par les archives », on n’en finirait pas d’énumérer...

Corona-crisis: the West, Germany and the European left

By Dimitris Konstantakopoulos April 25, 2020 Humanity is facing one of the most serious and complex crises in its history. It is not only a health...

“Lenin’s Last Struggle” recounts a losing campaign against the emerging Stalin

By Gary Bono January 22, 2016 I have previously written about the excellent and informative book, “The Soviet Century” by the Soviet-born historian Moshe Lewin, but...