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Georgia’s Stalin Museum to Focus on Dictator’s Crimes

Posted April 9th, 2012 at 4:40 pm (UTC-5)
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The museum in Josef Stalin’s hometown in Georgia is changing its focus to highlight the atrocities that were committed during the Soviet dictator’s rule. Georgian Culture Minister Nika Rurua said Monday the museum in Gori is incompatible with modern-day Georgia, which became independent in 1991. The museum was built in 1937 and includes the small […]

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Georgia’s Stalin Museum to Change Focus

Posted April 9th, 2012 at 12:05 pm (UTC-5)
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The museum in Josef Stalin’s hometown in Georgia is changing its focus to highlight the atrocities that were committed during the Soviet dictator’s rule. Georgia’s culture minister said Monday the museum in Gori is incompatible with modern-day Georgia,which became independent in 1991. The museum was built in 1937 and included the small house where Stalin […]

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Lana Peters, Stalin’s Only Daughter, Dies at 85

Posted November 28th, 2011 at 6:50 pm (UTC-5)
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Lana Peters, the only daughter of Soviet dictator Josef Stalin and a woman whose life reads like a classic Russian novel, has died at age 85 of cancer. Born Svetlana Stalina, Peters led a privileged life in Soviet Russia. But she wrote that her father’s treatment of her became brutal and tyrannical during World War […]

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