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The political partnership between Lenin and Stalin was one of the most momentous of the 20th century, and Suny’s book fails to take its measure.
That Lenin led a successful seizure of power is beyond doubt.
Suny wants to judge him mainly by his willingness to recognize the genius of Lenin’s policies after his return from Switzerland in April of that year.
Stalin, now one of the top men in the party, was sent there by Lenin to ensure that grain was getting shipped to Moscow.
He then waited a beat and deadpanned: “Yes I am an admirer of Lenin.”The Bolshevik Who Thinks ‘The Nation’ Is Too Left Wing|Eli Lake|October 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
En route to California, he reportedly tossed his works of Lenin overboard, to avoid trouble from the U.S. authorities.
Last April, Kishinets invited every Donetsk lover of a healthy lifestyle, as he put it, to do Tai Bo exercises in Lenin Square.
During the Maidan campaign, many monuments paying tribute to Lenin were destroyed.Inside ‘Maidan’: Sergei Loznitsa on His Ukrainian Uprising Doc and Putin’s ‘Fascist’ Regime|Richard Porton|May 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Like Lenin, he surrounded himself with commissars, having absolute authority.Secret Societies And Subversive Movements|Nesta H. Webster
It is the menace of fanatic armies, drunken with phrases and sweeping forward under Lenin like a Muscovite scourge.
In Nicolai Lenin the political chief of Russias millions, we may well find a menace, for his figure looms over the world.
Even the temporary rule of Lenin in Russia can hardly be called a rule of the working class.
Lenin, Trotsky, and their associates are not only extreme Communists, but are also avowed Atheists.The myth of the Jewish menace in world affairs|Lucien Wolf
British Dictionary definitions for Lenin
Cultural definitions for Lenin
A Russian revolutionary leader of the early twentieth century, highly honored in the former Soviet Union as the founder of the modern Soviet state. Lenin, a founder of the Bolshevik party, contributed much to the success of the Russian Revolution of 1917. Lenin held that a dedicated group of intellectuals had to spearhead the revolution. He became chief of government of the Soviet Union after the revolution and served until his death in 1924. Joseph Stalin succeeded him. Lenin's real name was Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov.