Socialist Author George Bernard Shaw: Stalin’s Murders Make a Lot of Sense!

“On the contrary [the Russian communist revolution] has attracted superior types all the world over to an extraordinary extent … But the top of the ladder is a very trying place for old revolutionists who have had no administrative experience, who have had no financial experience, who have been trained as penniless hunted fugitives with Karl Marx on the brain and not as statesmen. They often have to be pushed off the ladder with a rope around their necks.” -George Barnard Shaw, Nobel Prize-winning progressive author, justifying the murder of countless revolutionaries by Stalin.

Quote Source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/1433323/How-Shaw-defended-Stalins-mass-killings.html

Base Photo: George Bernard Shaw’s Three Plays for Puritans. Photo by John Shepherd. 

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