The first offensive against democracy in inter-war Europe came from communism. The First World War had not yet ended, and it was not even known which side would win, the Entente or the Central Empires, when the Bolshevik coup d'état of November 1917 overthrew the fledgling Russian democracy.
The victory of the left wing parties prior to the Spanish Civil War was not so; this is the story of an electoral fraud that eventually sent Spain into three years of war.
WARNING: this article contains images that may hurt your sensitivity One of the most aberrant historical myths of the 20th century is to present Lenin as the "good" dictator of
The worst thing is not that the communists remember their bloodthirsty heroes, but that such a flag is brandished today by the third political force in Spain. On October 9, 1967, Ernesto Che