bolshevism bolshevism  /ˈboʊl ʃə ˌvɪ zəm/

Definition(s):

  • (n) Soviet communism

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Usage(s):

  • He'd called the Jews not a nation of victims but a "nation of perpetrators," responsible for millionfold murder in the name of socialism and bolshevism.

Quotes

  1. Goldberg quotes historian Richard Pipes on this point: "Bolshevism and Fascism were heresies of socialism."
    on Jan 8, 2008 By: Jonah Goldberg Source: AINA

  2. One can imagine John Foster chuckling as Churchill says, "The failure to strangle Bolshevism at its birth and to bring Russia, then prostrate, by one means or another, into the general democratic system, lies heavy upon us today" (1949).
    on Jun 24, 2010 By: Winston Churchill Source: Collective Bellaciao

  3. "This country was nearer to Bolshevism that day than at any time since," said Lloyd George.
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: David Lloyd George Source: Socialistworker.co.uk

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