Saturday, September 05, 2009

Stalin the murderous dictator? Let's Rewrite History!

Barry Artiste Op/Ed

Stalin, whose penchant for Bloodlust and Death, made Hitler look like a Nancy Boy , with over 20 million of its own citizens dead by his paranoia has had Russian schoolbooks on history rewritten to show he was a baby kissing great leader. Funny though, I guess Moscow forget Russians have internet and were not born yesteryear, though Moscow politicans wish they were.

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Russian textbooks rewrite country’s traumatic past

Peter Goodspeed,  National Post  Published: Friday, September 04, 2009

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On Sept. 1, while the international media focused on commemorations marking the 70th anniversary of the start of the Second World War in Poland, Russian children returned to their classrooms to begin a new school year.

They found the world transformed. New state-approved textbooks have recast Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin into "one of the most successful leaders of the U.S.S.R."

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