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In search of the vegetarian Bolshevik

This article is republished from an eBook series that has been made freely available.

By Jon Hochschartner

Numerous sources suggest vegetarianism was banned in the Soviet Union.  486 more words

The Peacemaker

Russian Emporer Alexander III of Russia, was known in his time as “the peacemaker” because Russia fought in no major wars during his time  This is of course, in stark contrast to his son Nicholas II, who accomplished anything but peace.  177 more words

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Short Film Saturday: Anastasia Dancing with Czarina and Her Sisters

This is another short I found thanks to Movies Silently. Ever since I learned the tale of the fall of Czarist Russia an the Bolshevik revolution it’s been a story that fascinated me on either side. 34 more words

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