LEON TROTSKY Communist Leon Trotsky helped ignite the Russian Revolution of 1917 and built the Red Army afterward. He was exiled (and possibly killed) by Joseph Stalin.

LEON TROTSKY Communist Leon Trotsky helped ignite the Russian Revolution of 1917 and built the Red Army afterward. He was exiled (and possibly killed) by Joseph Stalin.

Lev Kamenev Gorki and Vladimir Ilyich Lenin

Lev Kamenev Gorki and Vladimir Ilyich Lenin

Joseph Stalin in the Kremlin, Moscow, 1932 | by klimbims

Joseph Stalin in the Kremlin, Moscow, 1932 | by klimbims

Lavrenti Beria was head of the NKVD (the Soviet Secret Police) under Stalin. He carried out countless political murders including the liquidation of almost all of the Red Army senior staff just prior to World War II. A truly repulsive and sinister man, Beria made moves to suceed Stalin after his death but was defeated and arrested. He was shot December 23, 1953.

Lavrenti Beria was head of the NKVD (the Soviet Secret Police) under Stalin. He carried out countless political murders including the liquidation of almost all of the Red Army senior staff just prior to World War II. A truly repulsive and sinister man, Beria made moves to suceed Stalin after his death but was defeated and arrested. He was shot December 23, 1953.

Nikolai Ivanovich Bukharin(1888-1938) was a Russian Bolshevik revolutionary, Soviet politician and prolific author on revolutionary theory.

Nikolai Ivanovich Bukharin(1888-1938) was a Russian Bolshevik revolutionary, Soviet politician and prolific author on revolutionary theory.

Vyacheslav Molotov (USSR), after whom the "cocktail" was named.

Vyacheslav Molotov (USSR), after whom the "cocktail" was named.

Grigory Zinoviev was purged by Stalin in 1936. A defendant in the first Moscow show trial, that of the Trotskyite-Zinovievite Terrorist Center, Zinoviev was sentenced to death and excuted in August of that year.

Grigory Zinoviev was purged by Stalin in 1936. A defendant in the first Moscow show trial, that of the Trotskyite-Zinovievite Terrorist Center, Zinoviev was sentenced to death and excuted in August of that year.

Mao and Stalin

Mao and Stalin

GREAT STALIN - SOVIET UNION. The son of a Polish nobleman reductions Felix Dzerzhinsky and the Georgian cobbler's son Joseph Dzhugashvili (Stalin)

GREAT STALIN - SOVIET UNION. The son of a Polish nobleman reductions Felix Dzerzhinsky and the Georgian cobbler's son Joseph Dzhugashvili (Stalin)

Alexandra Kollontai was a Russian revolutionary and one of the main leaders of the Bolshevik Party during the Russian Revolution of 1917. In 1920-21 she was a leader of the Workers' Opposition within the party. From 1923 onwards she withdrew from directly political activity and became a Soviet diplomat and ambassador to Norway, Mexico and Sweden. Kollontai played a pioneering role in analysing the oppression of women from a socialist and Marxist perspective and in developing political work…

Alexandra Kollontai was a Russian revolutionary and one of the main leaders of the Bolshevik Party during the Russian Revolution of 1917. In 1920-21 she was a leader of the Workers' Opposition within the party. From 1923 onwards she withdrew from directly political activity and became a Soviet diplomat and ambassador to Norway, Mexico and Sweden. Kollontai played a pioneering role in analysing the oppression of women from a socialist and Marxist perspective and in developing political work…

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