Stalin Rants Parodies anyone?I do think Spielberg type films about NKVD attrocities will be made in this universe, and perhaps a film akin to downfall showing Stalin's last days before the coup and the plotting and scheming of the plotters as well as the counter plotters (Beria
Anti-communism isn't a formal policy in post-war Russia (at least after the occupation has wrapped up), the way de-nazifying Germany was. There's not really enough need for it - communist rule wasn't particularly popular among the masses, especially after the start of the war (contrast with Germany, where quality of life for a lot of Germans did improve 1933-39), and the new leadership is made up of people that have been opposing the Bolsheviks since WWI. Once the Republic has proven itself to be an actually good government, it doesn't take long for the Russian people to abandon their Soviet past, and all the imagery that went with it.Will de communication occur?
I'd rather not get into "who was worse" debates. Both are massive jerks and both are reviled. Let's just leave it at that.Here is the way I see it:
Himmler commited worse crimes.
But Beria was a worse person.
And both of them were complete and total pussies. Beria, as you know, whimpered like a dog when he found himself in the same position as his victims. Himmler had the nerve to lie about what happened in the death camps, in a desperate attempt to save his own skin.