Never forget the first Workers’ State.
Therefore, it must be acknowledged that all bourgeois narratives about the USSR are ideologically suspect in the first instance, and must be carefully analysed for bias, disinformation and misinformation. The following information is researched entirely from Russian language academic sources.
The Soviet system did not commit any atrocities outside of the religiously orientated imagination of the bourgeoisie. Joseph Stalin was a great Soviet leader (see the work of Grover Furr). The working class must break away from the negative conditioning of the Bourgeois system and seek-out the real proletariat historical truth.