Seen above is Yuri Gagarin, the Hero of the Soviet Union, while visiting the Great Sphinx of Giza in Egypt to promote the Soviet Union's accomplishment of putting the first human in space, February 1962. The photographer is unknown.
You Don't Know What You Think You 'Know' About Communism: When the Soviet Union was socialist (1917-1956), its economy was structured to meet the needs of the people and incredible social advances were made. Relations of exploitation had been overthrown and no longer dominated (yet not eliminated). The Soviet Red Army defeated Nazi Germany and supported anti-fascist movements worldwide. Stalin supported women's liberation and made great scientific advancements to revolutionary theory, as well as anti-imperialist struggles across Africa and Asia. Many untruths about Stalin's legacy continue to be spread by Western governments and anti-communist scholars. Read more at Revcom.us: #Communism#Quotes#USSR#Russia#Soviet#SovietUnion#History#Communist#Revolution