Purposes of a Newspaper: Propaganda, agitation, organizer

Tyranny Unmasked, Vladimir Ilyich Lenin

“A newspaper is not only a collective propagandist and a collective agitator, it is also a collective organiser.”

Source: Vladimir Ilyich Lenin, The “Plan” For an All-Russia Political Newspaper, What is to be done? Lenin’s Selected Works, Volume 1, Foreign Languages Publishing House, 1961, Moscow, Translated: by Joe Fineberg and George Hanna. Vladimir Ilyich Lenin; born Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov, 22 April 1870 –January 1924 was a Russian communist revolutionary, politician and political theorist who served as the leader of the Russian SFSR from 1917, and then concurrently as Premier of the Soviet Union from 1922, until 1924.

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