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On this day, 2 December women demonstrated in Budapest as part of the wider working class uprising for a socialist society with genuine workers’ control. Read Andy Anderson’s excellent and detailed history of the uprising here Self Propelled Artillery, Hungarian Girls, Soviet Union, Cold War, Pin Up, Old Pictures, Historical Photos, World War Ii, Vintage Photos


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1956 uprising in colour, Budapest, Hungary Colorful Pictures, Old Pictures, Hungary History, Theater, National Theatre, Budapest Hungary, Colour Images, Color Photography, World War Two

1956 uprising in colour, Budapest, Hungary | EST&OST

UNGARN, 11.1956.Budapest, VIII. Bezirk.Ungarn-Aufstand / Hungarian uprising 23.10.-04.11.1956:.Fussgaenger am Nationaltheater auf dem Blaha-Lujza-Platz. Sie bewundern ein ausgebranntes Auto der Geheimpolizei. Das kriegsbeschaedigte Nationaltheater wurde spaeter abgerissen....Pedestrians at the National Theatre on Blaha Lujza square. They are looking at burnt car of the secret police. The war damaged theatre was later demolished..© Jenö Kiss/EST&OST

Erika, a girl, a Hungarian Freedom Fighter, carries a machine gun in Budapest during the revolution, she was eventually shot by the Soviets (via chaplinnn) Military Women, Military History, Famous Photos, Freedom Fighters, Badass Women, The Past, People, Budapest Hungary, Cold War

Erika Kornélia Szeles, The 15 Years Old Revolutionary Against The Soviets In Budapest, Hungary 1956

March 8 is International Women's Day (US has its equivalent on the 26th of August) which celebrates the struggle for women's rights. Throughout history, many strong women had to rise against the odds and fight for their dreams and passions, equality and solidarity among men. Their bravery contributed to shaping today's world, and has to be remembered.

The 1956 Hungarian Revolution – in pictures “An exhausted rebel – his head leaning on a gun” African American History, British History, Women In History, World History, Ancient History, Border Guard, War Image, World View, American Revolution

The 1956 Hungarian Revolution – in pictures

Czech-born John Sadovy was sent to Budapest by Life magazine and photographed three days of the Hungarian revolution. Slipping past border guards at night, he took graphic photographs that revealed the cruel reality of the Soviet-controlled state for the first time, and earned him the Robert Capa gold medal

1 hour of Hungarian Communist/Socialist Music Hungarian Tattoo, Hungary History, Hungary Flag, Flag Art, Communism, Socialism, Flags Of The World, One Design, Coat Of Arms

Flag of Hungary (1949-1956) - A Magyar Népköztársaság zászlaja, benne a „Rákosi-címerrel” (1949–1956)

PRH - People's Republic of Hungary - Magyar Népköztársaság Hetalia, Hungary, Art, Kunst, Art Education, Artworks

PRH Erzsbet

Z dedykacją dla Ilość różnych wersji imion postaci z Hetalii mnie rozwala xD PRH - People's Republic of Hungary - Magyar Népköztársa... PRH Erzsbet

National Anthem of the Hungarian People's Republic / Magyar Népköztársaság himnusza National Anthem, Statue Of Liberty, Songs, World, Youtube, Liberty Statue, The World, National Anthem Song, Youtube Movies


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