glyph 451: history . Russia, Russian revolution, Bolshevism . the optimism and good will of Bolsheviks ... the art of communication at its best . this poster foretold all the successes of the future of the Soviet regime, faithfully recorded by many, among them Emma Goldman, Alexander (Ovsei Osipovich) Berkman, Anna Akmatova, Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, Robert Conquest, Paul Johnson, Nekrich and Heller, Anne Applebaum, and Vitaly Shentalinsky


The Solution to All Social Problems

Bolshevik Poster, 1918


With an iron hand we shall drive you to happiness.

Cited by Roger Sandall, The Culture Cult, pg 104, in an essay on Isaiah Berlin.
December 21, 2008

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