How modern Russians see the revolutionary leader, Vladimir Lenin

In this episode Ludmila Selezneva speaks on what modern Russians think of Vladimir Lenin, the first Soviet leader, Bolshevik and revolutioner.

  • Why statues of Vladimir Lenin are still present in Russia
  • Why Lenin is a “father” of the Soviet Union
  • How Lenin viewed State
  • Why Russians preserve Soviet monuments, statues and buildings
  • What do modern Russians think of Lenin and the Soviet legacy