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Grover Furr: “The ‘Official’ Version of the Katyn Massacre Disproven? Discoveries at a German Mass Murder Site in Ukraine”

Published in August 2013. Stumbled upon by me just now when I revisited Mr. Furr’s website to check for any news on the subject. Full text with images can be downloaded from this link in pdf-form. A few excerpts just … Continue reading

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Rapid or moderate pace of industrialization in the Soviet Union – what was at stake? (A brief overview)

This is a modified excerpt from a recent discussion I’ve had concerning the nature and role of the industrialization process in the early years of the Soviet Union. True, industrialization did start under the Tsarist rule, but rapid industrialization, the … Continue reading

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The Collapse of the Soviet Union Reconsidered by Roger Keeran and Thomas Kenny (May 10, 2014)

http://mltoday.com/the-collapse-of-the-soviet-union-reconsidered We argued that the Soviet Union did not collapse because socialism failed. Rather, the system of socialism based on collective or state ownership of property and state planning proved a remarkable success, particularly from the point of view of … Continue reading

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The Unknown War [1978]

Copy-paste from Wikipedia: The Unknown War (Russian: “Великая Отечественная Война” (The Great Patriotic War) or “Неизвестная война” (The Unknown War) is an American documentary television series. The 20-part series documents the World War II conflict between Nazi Germany and the … Continue reading

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Excerpts from “Stalin – Man of Contradiction” by Kenneth Neill Cameron

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Frequently expressed drivel (FED instead of an FAQ), part 1

FED: The USSR entered the fight against the Nazis only after UK stood alone for almost two years. This is because Stalin was allied with Hitler before June 1941. Re: Actually, the Soviet Union started actively opposing Nazism and Fascism … Continue reading

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The Warsaw uprising – A short analysis of the Red Army’s role

When Stalin and Churchill met face-to-face in October 1944, Stalin told Churchill that the lack of Soviet support was a direct result of a major reverse in the Vistula sector in August, which had to be kept secret for strategic … Continue reading

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