Why Stalin shot the generals of the Soviet Army in 1950

Why Stalin shot the generals of the Soviet Army in 1950

Concluding the conversation about the post-war repressions in the Red Army, we finally come to the topic around which to this day there is the most, perhaps, a huge amount of rumors, gossip, misunderstandings ...
Comrade Stalin: we meet again

Comrade Stalin: we meet again

How did my journey to this book begin? Perhaps from another book - a collection of poems by the great poet Sergei Mikhalkov, published in 1953. Leafing through it, I suddenly came across a stanza: “Stalin for me too ...
Why Russian identity is irritating in the West

Why Russian identity is irritating in the West

One of the main advantages of the Russian person can be considered his resourcefulness. "Smekalka" helps to repair a broken car with a sledgehammer right in the field, tells you where ...