Lenin’s Saying

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.

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