Photo Gallery: Stalin's Mixed Legacy
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Photo Gallery: Stalin's Mixed Legacy

Six Decades Later Stalin Cult Alive and Well in Russia

Josef Stalin ruled the early years of the Soviet Union with torture, show trials and vast numbers of executions. Yet today, many Russians are willing to forgive this brutality. They see him as a hero for consolidating power and modernizing the country.
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