An Insight Into an Autocratic Party and the Unique Leader

How a novel written in 1960 gave me new insight of the politics of today

Life and Fate centred around then Stalingrad now Volgograd Adobe stock/Pavel

I was reading Life and Fate by Vasily Grossman to get away from the constant hum of the present-day news cycle. Set in WWII and centred around the battle of Stalingrad, it is a book that is beautiful and tragic in equal share.

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Ranjit Rees-Sidhu

Ranjit Rees-Sidhu

Autodidact specialising in learning from the teaching of others.