Thursday, March 6, 2014

Ukraine and Russia

The Ukraine has been Russia's breadbasket for centuries. After Stalin murdered his way to power he collectivized Ukrainian farms; famine was the result, and an estimated 10 million people died. Mao collectivized farming in China, and an estimated 30 million people died of starvation. Is it any wonder that most Ukrainians don't want to hear even the echo of Russian-Communist rule?