The area where this trend was most evident was a space as sensitive as History, where similar doses of propaganda and control were combined from the State. Regarding the former, thanks to the action of the Russian Military Historical Society (of which the current Minister of Defense Sergey Shoigú and the former Minister of Culture, Vladimir Medinsky are part), Whatsapp Mobile Number List have been discovered throughout the country that seek to highlight central figures of the Russian past, such as the almost 20-meter-high statue of Prince Vladimir –responsible for Russia's conversion to Christianity– inaugurated in 2016 in front of one of the gates of the Moscow Kremlin, or the most controversial of Mijaíl Kalashnikov –the inventor of the famous rifle– discovered in 2017 in the center of the capital.
It is worth adding here the impressive monument of Aleksandr Nevsky – the prince who expelled the Teutonic Order in the 13th century – inaugurated a few months ago in Samolva , a town located on the border with Estonia. The place chosen to Whatsapp Mobile Number Listnot innocent and its message is clear: that is where the possible influence Whatsapp Mobile Number List they have also seen the light of television series on the centenary of the October Revolution, such as Pilgrimage through the paths of pain or Trotsky–both financed by the Ministry of Culture–, which presented the revolution as a moment of chaos and disunity between brothers and warned viewers about the consequences of a possible social revolt.
Perhaps the maximum expression of this trend has been the exhibition Russia, my history , inaugurated in Moscow in 2013 and replicated since 2017 in various cities of the interior. In the exhibition, events from the monarchical and Soviet past coexist, which are Whatsapp Mobile Number List modern technological and audiovisual resources united by the idea that Russia only prospered when it had a powerful and united State, whether it was pre-revolutionary or Soviet.eleven. Within this historical account, central moments of Russian history are stigmatized, such as the Time of Riots or the 1917 Revolution itself, since they would embody social chaos and institutional dispersion.