There is nothing about this photo of Bukharin that I don’t find hilarious.

There is nothing about this photo of Bukharin that I don’t find hilarious.

retrogirly:

Soviet Fashions of the 60s

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hearthrobespierre:

reblog if u remember when people weren’t entitled and when kids played OUTSIDE with STICKS not on their ipads, and the BLOOD of the ARISTOCRACY ran FREE down the COBBLESTONE

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cosmarxpolitan:

Cosmarxpolitan, Issue 17
15 wedding traditions that are sooooo reactionary!

cosmarxpolitan:

Cosmarxpolitan, Issue 17

15 wedding traditions that are sooooo reactionary!

npr:

During the 1950’s, with vinyl scare, Russians began recording rock n’ roll, jazz, and boogie woogie on used x-rays that they gathered from hospitals and doctors offices. They would cut a crude circle out with manicure scissors, using a cigarette to burn a hole. 
"How Soviet Kitchens Became Hotbeds of Dissent And Culture" via The Kitchen Sisters

npr:

During the 1950’s, with vinyl scare, Russians began recording rock n’ roll, jazz, and boogie woogie on used x-rays that they gathered from hospitals and doctors offices. They would cut a crude circle out with manicure scissors, using a cigarette to burn a hole. 

"How Soviet Kitchens Became Hotbeds of Dissent And Culture" via The Kitchen Sisters

amightydirge:

A Soviet sniper with her Mosin-Nagant 91/30. The rifle is equipped with a 3.5x PU scope.

amightydirge:

A Soviet sniper with her Mosin-Nagant 91/30. The rifle is equipped with a 3.5x PU scope.

Menstrual pads have been mentioned as early as the 10th century, in the Suda, where Hypatia, who lived in the 4th century AD, was said to have thrown one of her used menstrual rags at an admirer in an attempt to discourage him
if you don’t think history is a truly inspiring subject you’re wrong

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beardofkamenev:

Basically every time I read about these two in history class

Kamenoviev theme song

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The only thing anybody knows about Chernenko

The only thing anybody knows about Chernenko

On Wednesdays, we wear red.

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