Part of our mission recently has been to get to know Stalin. Who was this man? How evil was he? Was he evil? Why are opinions so divided?
Part of the difficulty is that Russia rose to great heights of power and became an industrial nation under his rule. While this was happening, scores of people suffered and died for various reasons. Stalin revised history, took control of the media, and built a cult of personality around himself.
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What do you make of the man?