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The Russian Dream Is All About Empire - Not Democracy

The Russian Dream Is All About Empire MOSCOW — According to Lenin, Joseph Stalin, the founder of the USSR's Red Empire, particularly liked "spicy food." Decades later, Vladimir Putin is now the one serving up the hot plates. Empty shelves in stores and long lines for toilet papers may be things of the past in Russia, but affluence never led to democracy in Russia....

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Stalin's Cursed Statue It took more than five years to build Prague's gigantic Stalin Monument, which was eventually unveiled in 1955. And only seven years later: ...

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