I was hoping that a kind of ‘time-travel’ scenario would develop when I recently sent this letter to modern (capitalist) Russia, and that I would
Seventy-two years ago, the people of the Soviet Union – through their own Red Army under the leadership of the Communist Party – defeated Nazi German fascism, thus not only ensuring the continuation and preservation of the achievements of the October Revolution, but also (for many decades), ensured peace in Europe and Socialist development in many countries of the world.
It is believed that during WWI (1914-1917) and the subsequent Russian Civil War (1917-1922) around 10 million Russians perished, with the Russian Civil War being
‘Article 35: Women and men have equal rights in the USSR. Exercise of these rights is ensured by according women equal access with men to
Original Chinese Language Article: 见证二战时期英俄友谊的礼仪之器：斯大林格勒之剑 (Translated by Adrian Chan-Wyles PhD) The Stalingrad Sword of Honour is a gem-encrusted ceremonial sword commissioned by King George VI
WW2 Slipways We have visited and photographed this site in passing a few times over the years – but today decided to use out better