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Netflix series on Trotsky revives old-school anti-Semitism

Netflix series on Trotsky revives old-school anti-Semitism

While everyone’s worrying about "fake news" on the "unregulated" internet, the world’s new global screen content behemoth is pumping it out to untold millions of homes.

On Putin Lenin in his place, mummy’s the word

On Putin Lenin in his place, mummy’s the word

Every couple of years, when a few more Communists and Soviet nostalgics have gone to their graves, Russia toys with the idea of finally sending Vladimir Lenin to his.

Siberia, where Lenin and Putin are everywhere

Siberia, where Lenin and Putin are everywhere

When the Soviet Union fell, not all of the statues fell with it. Every city out here has a Lenin or two. Overcompensating somewhat, Omsk has at least five.

Dear <i>Oz</I> op-ed page, please stop the <i>Pravda</i> treatment

Dear Oz op-ed page, please stop the Pravda treatment

Instead of socialist parties running sprawling newspapers with open-ended debate going off in all sorts of tangents, they should have one which expounded their line and their line only. Thus was Pravda born. Which brings us to the op-ed page of The Australian, writes Guy Rundle.