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As stated before the communists do not have a memory they cannot

As stated before the communists do not have a memory they cannot


As stated before, the communists do not have a memory, they cannot remember what

Prague Spring: 50 years on what can we learn from Czechoslovakia's failed attempt to reform communism?

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Russia carefully marks 100th anniversary of Great October Revolution

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Milan Kundera Warned Us About Historical Amnesia. Now It's Happening Again

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Antonio Labriola, if he is known today at all, is remembered as a minor Marxist theorist in the Second International, overshadowed by such well known ...

Political language — and with variations this is true of all political parties, from Conservatives to Anarchists — is designed to make lies sound truthful ...

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Vietnam 40 years on: how a communist victory gave way to capitalist corruption

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I was one of Ceausescu's last batch of communism-raised children. We were an experimental generation of youth raised under the shade of a red star, ...

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Mr. Lenin, today as we celebrate the centenary of the October uprising, one of the most important events of the past century, we would be interested to hear ...

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Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko at a memorial ceremony for the famine, 2016. (Maxym Marusenko SIPA / AP)

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China's memory manipulators

A truck with the faces of Soviet Communist leaders Lenin and Stalin at the labor day

From 1962: “Whatever white people do not know about Negroes reveals, precisely and inexorably, what they do not know about themselves.”

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Border policemen stand next to the sign at the Berlin Wall and Brandenburg Gate in Berlin

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They seem to like coffee--hypocrites!

Hitler with Hermann Göring, Joseph Goebbels, and Rudolf Hess. (Franklin D. Roosevelt Library)


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Until they become conscious they will never rebel, and until after they have rebelled they cannot become conscious.

Serhy Yekelchyk is a Ukrainian Canadian historian, author of the books “Stalin's Empire of Memory. Russian-Ukrainian Relations in the Soviet Historical ...

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Leon Trotsky, Natalya Sedova, Frida Kahlo and Max Schachtman, Mexico, 1937.

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Communism with Chinese Characteristics: Confucius and China's Future

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Definitely, there is a moral component in Karl Marx's legacies that ought to be revisited, and ought to be, in my view, rescued and appreciated.

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Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.

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“The Train of Death” by Rustem Eminov is dedicated to the memory of Crimean Tatar women, men, and children who did not survive the brutal state-organized ...