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Enthusiast Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Aug-02-13 01:35 PM
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Thanks for the thought provoking responses.
Edited on Fri Aug-02-13 01:36 PM by Enthusiast
You are right, of course, that the people of Russia never had any power to take back. But they did rid themselves of the hereditary monarchy. As bad as the Soviet Union was, for most of the citizens, it was an improvement.

Yeah, I wish we had more say. Right now we have about next to none.
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