During a debate, Bolychev called his detractors “Jews, mired in opposition,” adding: “You destroyed our country in 1917, and you destroyed our country in 1991.”
The Russian Jewish Congress condemned Bolychev for making such antisemitic statement. Jewish MP Alexander Khinshtein said: “It is incredible that a public figure can make such extremist statements.”
One wonder how long the organized Jewry would be able to hide the truth that Jews held top positions in the Russian Communist Party and Soviet government. On June 13, 2013, Russian president Vladimir Putin said during a visit to Moscow’s Jewish Museum and Tolerance Center that 80-85% members of the first Soviet government were Jewish. Watch a video below.
American historian Edwin Schoonmaker in his 1939 book, ‘Democracy and World Dominion’ has claimed that though Bolshevist claimed themselves to be atheists – they destroyed thousands of Christian and Muslim worship places – but never touched a single synagogue.
“Fifteen years after the Bolshevist Revolution was launched to carry out the Marxist program, the editor of the American Hebrew could write: ‘According to such information that the writer could secure while in Russia a few weeks ago, not one Jewish synagogue has been torn down, as have hundreds–perhaps thousands of the Greek Catholic Churches. In Moscow and other large cities one can see Christian churches in the process of destruction as the Government needs the location for a large building.” Read more here.
The Jews make less than 4% of Russian population. But according to 1998 MSNBC’s list of ‘Russia’s Robber Barons: the Twelve Men who Own Russia’s Economy’ – eight were Jewish billionaires. Boris Berezovsky, Vladimir Gusinsky, Mikhail Khodorkovsky, Vitali Malkin, Mikhail Fridman, Alexander Smolensky, Vladimir Vinogradov, and Anatoly Chubais have boasted their ‘Jewishness’ publically. The seven Oligarchs, Boris Berezovsky, Vladimir Gusinsky, Mikhail Khodorkovsky, Mikhail Fridman, Alexander Smolensky, and Pyotr Aven and Vladimir Potanin, had all backed Boris Yeltsin with money and media support in the past. Read more here.
Graham Allison, former US assistant Secretary of Defense, claimed that Russian suffered terribly during the rule of Boris Yeltsin, who was born into a German Jewish family, Jelzman.
Russian prime minister Yevgeny Primakov (1998-99) was also jewish. He was born as Pinchas Finkelstein.
Russian president Vladimir Putin, according to JTA, is very popular among the Russian Jews. Some Russians have even claimed the Putin has Jewish family roots.
To learn more about Jewish power in Russia, read an investigative article from IHR archives here.