No, they’re not. They have been taught to fear the communist bogeyman for a reason—because it serves their capitalist masters.
Communism never killed 100 million people. Most of the propaganda developed against communism and the Soviet Union was first developed by Goebbels and the Nazis. Communism took a semi feudal, agrarian, illiterate peasant nation and within 40 years it had defeated Hitler, dramatically raised the living standard and life expectancy, became the second largest industrial economy and a superpower, and was leading the Space Race. In China, Mao Zedong had also taken a semi feudal, agrarian, illiterate and drug addicted, superstitious peasant nation and unified it, ended slavery, drove out the Japanese, and laid the foundation for modern China.
66% of Russians regret the breakup of the Soviet Union.
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