Today we continue to look at Russia, but we look at one specific facet of Communist rule in Russia: Totalitarianism. It is the means by which a leader controls every facet of the existence of the ruled. It is pretty terrifying to think about, and this lesson hows you how Stalin implemented this philosophy to gain control of the Soviet Union and bend its people to his will.
song of the day
There's no big story here, I just really dig this song. It's Deacon Blues, from the Steely Dan album AJA.