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[Sic] From Harper’s Weekly Review: Austria’s pro-Russia former foreign minister was reported to be moving to St. Petersburg, along with her two ponies.
…Far away from potential assassins. Russia once had another leader who commanded violence and death but stayed well away from it himself — Lenin. This, from Victor Sebestyen’s biography: As usual, where the violence was, Lenin wasn’t…In his circle of … Continue reading