That little clipping reads very much like a methodology to destroy societies1919? Communist? Bolshevik?
Why the link? Because the Russian people were brutalized under the Bolshevik regime?
"More than was the case with the monarchies of western Europe, Russia's Tsar personally symbolized his land and nation. Thus, the murder of the last emperor of a dynasty that had ruled Russia for three centuries not only symbolically presaged the Communist mass slaughter that would claim so many Russian lives in the decades that followed, but was symbolic of the Communist effort to kill the soul and spirit of Russia itself"History repeats?