On this day, 1921: The Kronstadt Programme

On February 28 1921, in response to the growing authoritarianism of the Bolshevik regime, the Kronstadt sailors raised their 15 demands. By March 19, the Red Army had defeated the uprising, drowning it in a sea of blood, and in doing so defeated the last hope for a genuine revolution.


The Red Army takes Kronstadt, March 1921.

Image from Locust St.

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