Soviet Union  (Page 4)

Prepare for Retribution

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 1, 2008 at 10:01am 11/1/2008 at 10:01am

Delusion is a dangerous thing. While the polls have tightened, and anything is possible, Obama still appears headed to a victory. Hope for the best, prepare for the worst.

Given the zeal with which the Obama campaign, it supporters, and the mainstream media have attacked anyone who dares criticize The One, those...

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What If The People Say “No” – Lessons From Forced Collectivization

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 28, 2008 at 1:38pm 10/28/2008 at 1:38pm

The heart of Obama’s tax plan is taking from the “rich” and giving to the less rich. Yet Obama’s tax plan is based on a fallacy that the “rich” will not change their economic behavior in reaction to higher tax rates.

History tells us, however, that economic redistribution plans fail because the...

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The “Richest 5%” Are The New Kulaks

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 27, 2008 at 8:17pm 10/27/2008 at 8:17pm

Comrades! The revolt by the five kulak volost’s must be suppressed without mercy. The interest of the entire revolution demands this, because we have now before us our final decisive battle “with the kulaks.” We need to set an example.

1) You need to hang (hang without fail, so that the public...

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John McCain and Nathan Sharansky

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 13, 2008 at 5:43pm 10/13/2008 at 5:43pm

I was a student of Russian and Soviet history in college, and spent a considerable amount of time in the Soviet Union. While a student in Moscow, I became close friends with the Yakir family (more on them in a later post), a family steeped in Soviet tragedy and controversy. During...

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