NEWSLINK: ‘Love of dead tyrants a common human error’ – Medvedev
(“‘Love of dead tyrants a common human error’ – Medvedev” – Russia Today – October 31, 2012 – http://rt.com/politics/love-dead-human-error-654/)
Pro-Kremlin Russia Today reports on Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev’s criticism of Soviet Dictator and Mass Murderer Joseph Stalin, and Medvedev’s critique of those nostalgiac for the Stalin era:
It is safe to be a Stalinist when you know that no one will come after you at night and no one is approving execution lists in a quiet office, Medvedev wrote on his Facebook account, which currently has over 800,000 followers.
The Facebook statement was a reply to a wave of questions and comments that appeared after Medvedev, current leader of the United Russia party, told senior party officials that Stalin and other Soviet leaders deserve the harshest possible appraisal for the period of political repressions.
Medvedeve, in turn, reportedly drew harsh responses.
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