This time the enemy is the bolsheviks of the right, our current GOP.
Once upon a time, the statists—Roosevelt and his brains trusters—helped save capitalism from the bolsheviks of the left.
Soviet Russia annexed Ukraine in 1922, after a war that had commenced in 1917, when the bolsheviks took Moscow.
“The bolsheviks” were a tag team in the latter part of the decade, with one from Croatia and the other from America.
They had a unified vision of conspiracy that encompassed Jews, blacks, Zionist bankers, greedy plutocrats, and bolsheviks.
The bolsheviks can no longer be described as a political party holding extreme communistic views.
The third cavalry corps with Kerensky against the bolsheviks.
The bolsheviks were not alone in the arena of the Russian Revolution.
The bolsheviks had relieved them of all anxiety on that score.
The bolsheviks made Mr. Koussevitzky director of the state orchestras which, in those early Soviet days, were at low musical ebb.
1917, from Russian bol'shiy "greater," comparative of adjective bol'shoy "big, great" (cf. Bolshoi Ballet), from Old Church Slavonic boljiji "larger," from PIE root *bel- "strong" (cf. Sanskrit balam "strength, force," Greek beltion "better," Phrygian balaios "big, fast," Old Irish odbal "strong," Welsh balch "proud;" Middle Dutch, Low German, Frisian pal "strong, firm").
It was the faction of the Russian Social Democratic Worker's Party after a split in 1903 that was either larger or more extreme (or both) than the Mensheviks (from Russian men'shij "less"); after they seized power in 1917, applied generally to Russian communists. Bolshevism is recorded from 1917.