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Dialectics: A realistic view of the USSR

So the other day I was watching this documentary series from a state run channel that had a pretty positive view about an empire associated with slave labor, famine, and war. 1,964 more words

How Music-Loving Dissenters Made Pirated Records Out Of X-Rays

via “ASYLUM ART” Best Art Blog – asylum-art: How Music-Loving Dissenters Made….


Before the availability of the tape recorder and during the 1950s, when vinyl was scarce, people in the Soviet Union began making records of banned Western music on discarded x-rays.

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2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog.

Here’s an excerpt:

A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about…

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