The Languages of the Rights of Man
- HISTORY. // Background Notes on Countries of the World: Russia;May2005, p3
Presents information on the history of Russia. Background on the invasion of the Kievan state; Establishment of the Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic by the Bolshevik Party, led by Vladimir Lenin in 1917; Violations on human rights committed by the Russian security forces against...
- The Slaves. Mano, D. Keith // National Review;2/20/1976, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p162
The article relates the author's views on the oppression of Russians in 1976. He shares his observations with regard to how Russians acted in front of the tomb of the late Russian Communist Representative Vladimir Ilyich Lenin. Newlywed couples would place their bouquet at the feet of Lenin. The...
- Brezhnev First in Hearts of Ex-Countrymen, Macedonia 'Hides' Hate Crimes. Nelson, Erik N.; Caloianu, Ioana; Matan, Vladimir // Transitions Online;5/27/2013, p2
The article offers world news briefs. A poll from the Leveda Center in Moscow, Russia indicated high popularity towards statesman Leonid Brezhnev compared to Soviet founder Vladimir Lenin . A study from the Macedonian Helsinki Committee for Human Rights indicated the mislabeling of ethnic hatred...
- Bolshevik Revolution. // New Statesman & Society;8/2/91, Vol. 4 Issue 162, Special War Issue p20
Reprints an article from the December 1917 issue of `New Statesman,' which was written by Julius West as Lenin addressed the Conference of Soviets. Preparations for the Constituent Assembly; Architecture of the Smolny Institute; Fractional and committee meetings; Lenin's appearance; More.
- CHAPTER EIGHT: THE REDS SEIZE POWER. Gottfried, Tod // Road to Communism;2002, p91
The chapter describes the ascension of the Bolsheviks to power in the Soviet Union. The German High command supplied Vladimir Lenin with gold worth between $6 and $10 million to be used to help destabilize the Russian Provisional Government. The Bolsheviks would not support the Provisional...
- Falling back. Lord, L.J.; Brownlee, S. // U.S. News & World Report;3/19/90, Vol. 108 Issue 11, p14
Photograph with short text of a seven-ton statue of Lenin being taken down in Bucharest, 30 years after it went up.
- Russia tries to bury its past. // U.S. News & World Report;11/1/93, Vol. 115 Issue 17, p16
Reveals that the government in Russia is planning to move the embalmed remains of Vladimir Lenin, founder of the Soviet Union, and bury Lenin in St. Petersburg. Communists believe that he should stay; Tug of war over communism's embalmed icon reflects the tenuous nature of Russian politics;...
- Disturbing his peace. // Time;11/11/1991, Vol. 138 Issue 19, p67
Pictures Vladimir Lenin, pensive in his tomb, and outlines threats to remove his embalmed remains from the Red Square Mausoleum, where they have lain in state since 1924.
- What next, a stamp? // Christian Science Monitor;6/27/95, Vol. 87 Issue 148, p6
Presents a picture of an 18-foot bronze statue of the founder of the Soviet Union in Seattle rescued by a local sculptor from a dump in Slovakia.