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Under Stalin, and for years after his death in 1953, officially sanctioned artwork emphasized a Socialist Realist glorification of the heroic proletariat.Irina Antonova, grande dame of Russian cultural life, dies at 98|Emily Langer|December 4, 2020|Washington Post
At the height of the Soviet Union, the proletariat universally understood everything their government said was a work of fiction.
Some “new men” from peasant and artisan backgrounds rose, but many others became part of an impoverished proletariat.In the Future We'll All Be Renters: America's Disappearing Middle Class|Joel Kotkin|August 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Ultimately, though, what saved the Okies was not proletariat revolution but another world war.
In a post on his blog, Sprouse claims that he has become a member of the proletariat to feed his video game addiction.Taylor Swift Cast in ‘The Giver,’ Kimmel Laughs at Kanye ‘Rap Feud’|Culture Team|September 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
While Bolshevism was a dictatorship of the proletariat, Nazism was a dictatorship with a voting consensus behind it.Communism and Fascism: The Reason They Are So Similar|J.P. O’Malley|September 28, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The fact of compulsory education created a proletariat able and willing to read.Charles Baudelaire, His Life|Thophile Gautier
The thirst for culture has produced a great, hungry, intellectual proletariat.The Arena|Various
The higher technical education increases that intellectual proletariat which Bismarck saw to be a peril.Humanly Speaking|Samuel McChord Crothers
At the same time the state was overthrown by a political party, the Bolsheviks, who set up a dictatorship of the proletariat.
Discusses the dictatorship of the proletariat, and its chances for success in the United States.
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In Marxism, the industrial working class, people without property.