Solzhenitsyn, Aleksandr
January 1983
National Review;1/21/1983, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p28
The article provides a critical overview of communism in the Soviet Union. The dominant features of communism include the extermination of all other political parties as well as all neutral cultural, religious, ethnic, and economic organizations. The driving force of communism, according to the author, is political power at any cost, and without regard to human losses or a people's physical deterioration. Descriptions of disastrous soviet economic and agricultural policies are provided to illustrate this.


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