Rethinking Stalin

Stalin’s mugshot from 1910 (Wikimedia Commons)

ery few modern historical figures are widely regarded as more monstrous than former Soviet leader Joseph Stalin. If you grew up in the West, you’ve inevitably heard horror stories about Stalin’s gulags, his purges, his “authoritarian” grasp on power, and his supposed campaigns of mass murder (and even allegations that he personally orchestrated a famine in Ukraine).

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