You query ME about history when you are so ignorant as to not know how, and at what cost in innocent lives the USSR modernized.
The Communists exterminated more of their own innocent citizens than even the Nazis managed during WWII. They kept slaughtering their citizens and milions more in Eastern Eorope until at least the 1960's.
This vid covers that as well as how the very same thing happened in China, not as odd as the same program was at work in both cases. That is the ones you hold in high esteem.
China and the New World Order
Military tensions, cyber espionage accusations, a brewing currency war; with every passing day, the headlines paint a convincing portrait of an emerging cold war between China and the West. But is this surface level reality the whole picture, or is there a deeper level to this conflict? Is China an opponent to the New World Order global governmental system or a witting collaborator with it? Join us in this in-depth edition of The Corbett Report podcast as we explore China's position in the New World Order.