Debunking 8 Myths about USSR
|Somehow, the USSR still has its supporters — and they likely believe one or more myths about Soviet Russia.
In this video, we debunk 8 myths that linger about the Soviet Union, even now, more than 30 years after the fall of the Berlin Wall.
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0:37 Myth #1: Nobody starved
5:43 Myth #2: There was no social inequality
8:33 Myth #3: The USSR was democratic
11:28: Myth #4: The USSR eliminated poverty
15:09 Myth #5: The USSR had excellent healthcare
17:35 Myth #6: The USSR had excellent education
20:21 Myth #7: Quality of life in the USSR was high
23:10 Myth #8: Minorities were protected in the USSR
25:46 Summary: “The Noble Pursuit”