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The Space Race and the Promises of the Khrushchev Era

April 19, 2020 After Khrushchev took power in 1963, there began a steep process of political, cultural and economic reform in Soviet Society. Khrushchev made it a point to denounce Stalin’s dictatorship and so came the beginning of the Thaw, a period of liberalization, relaxation and rehabilitation. Following the era of Stalin, this reform broughtContinue reading “The Space Race and the Promises of the Khrushchev Era”