Reading: Red Famine

> 2022-09-19

Anne Applebaum’s Red Famine: Stalin’s War on Ukraine [1] provides an explicit accounting of the manmade famines in Ukraine under the rule of the Soviet Union.

What is chronicled is not just pertinent given the modern Russian and Ukrainian geopolitical position but also how authoritarian, socialist operations use oppresive, divisive tactics to build their power while annihilating humans living under their control.

Some of these same tactics can even be seen in modern America.

Below is a summary of high-level takeaways.

The past should be respected for the lessons it teaches us.

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