We not only “removed heads”… we also enlightened them.
– Lenin, said to Klara Tsetkin in a 1920 interview.
"Listening to the Gramophone," N. G. Karakhan, 1935. Karakhan, an Uzbek, painted this work during a severe famine in Central Asia and after a similar catastrophe in Ukraine. It hangs in the Tashkent museum of fine arts.