ACCUMULATING PERIPHERALS


And “living room” means “lebensraum”! by mattsteinglass
December 7, 2007, 8:58 am
Filed under: Foreign Policy, Russia

Roger Cohen today, indicting Hugo Chavez:

He’s still a believer in building socialism through local councils for which the Russian translation would be “Soviets.”

The word “soviet” means “council”. So, yes, the Russian translation for “local councils” would include the word “soviet”.

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