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Russian Revolution Centennial, Part 2 of 7
Date Sunday October 22
Time 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location Details
NPML, 6501 Telegraph Ave. Oakland, CA 94609
Event Type Panel Discussion
Organizer/AuthorEugene E. Ruyle
Emailcuyleruyle [at]
Sun, Oct 22, 2017: 10:30 am to 12:30 pm
Sunday Morning at the Marxist Library
Russian Revolution Centennial, Part 2 of 7
• Guillermo Herrera: The Status of Minority Nations within the USSR
ABSTRACT: The status of national minorities within the constituent republics of the USSR is a standard of human rights as compared to "Jim Crow" USA and British Empire. In 3 parts: 1) The Russian Empire; 2) The Stalin era (1927 to 1953); 3) The post-Stalin era (1954 to 1991)
• Anthony D'Agostino: WWII as the Triumph of the Russian Revolution.
ABSTRACT: Some reflections on historians' views about the Russian Revolution. Special reference to Stalin's 1946 speech on the causes of the victory of the USSR over fascism in world war two. The role of the Five Year Plans.  Can the capitalist states combine against the USSR?  Was Henry Wallace (and Oliver Stone) right?
Moderator: Lew Finzel
Added to the calendar on Friday Oct 20th, 2017 8:47 PM

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