Soviet tanks entered Budapest in November 1956. ~ My political awakening as a child. I couldn't believe that we didn't step in to save the Hungarian Freedom Fighters. ~Repinned Via John T. Gream

Y Stalin convirtió al comunismo a los países de la Europa del Este

Soviet tanks rolling through Budapest during the 1956 Hungarian Revolution

Flag of Hungary, with the communist coat of arms cut out. The flag with a hole became the symbol of the revolution. (Photographed at the "Corvin köz")

During the 1956 Hungarian Revolution, this was the Flag of Hungary: with the communist coat of arms cut out. The flag with a hole became the symbol of the revolution. (Photographed at the "Corvin köz")

Hungarian Revolution 1956

The "Kossuth arms",the Hungarian national emblem of the republic of has been painted on a APC armoured car captured by the insurgents.

History: Hungary - 1956 revolution | socialistworld.net

Hungarians gather around the head of the toppled Stalin Monument in Budapest, 23 October - 10 November 1956

Hungarian Freedom Fighers.

Resistance fighters against the Secret Police and Soviet forces in October – November 1956

LIFE magazine article on Hungary's women during the 1956 revolution against the Soviet Union.

A Rip in the Iron Curtain: Photos From the Hungarian Revolution, 1956

LIFE magazine article on Hungary& women during the 1956 revolution against the Soviet Union.

1956  Pestiek a friss áldozatok láttán

Budapest Hungarian Uprising 1956 by Micheal Rougier People horrified by carnage in the street

Photograph by Michael Rougier. "A Hungarian man sings a patriotic song as Soviet tanks move into Budapest during the 1956 Hungarian Revolution."

Photograph by Michael Rougier. "A Hungarian man sings a patriotic song as Soviet tanks move into Budapest during the 1956 Hungarian Revolution.

Corvin köz

AID Erich Lessing: Budapest, October © Erich Lessing/Magnum Photos The Hungarian Uprising

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