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Soaring Above the Glass Ceiling

While the Soviet Union still lagged behind Western nations in areas like technology and industry during World War II, their advances in gender equality were internationally innovative. The female call to civil and national duty was fulfilled in flight, surpassing conventional positions in fields, factories, and homes. The army included 800,000 women, but the Soviet Union was the first…

Pay No Attention to Us

Soviet Partisans played a major part in the soviet victory against the Germans in the Great Patriotic War.  As Germans moved deeper into Russia, it became apparent an extra edge was going to be needed to defeat the advancing German lines.   From the start of the war, partisan forces began using guerrilla warfare tactics […]