Insults and boilerplate

from allied Socialist nations

Copyright 1999 by Hugo S. Cunningham


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These insults and ideologically distinctive terms were used by journalists and politicians of allied socialist countries. Additional historic entries (especially colorful ones) are welcome at

Entries are in English alphabetical order.

Cuba under Fidel


gusanoworm, caterpillar someone who wishes to escape Fidel's rule

Other colorful phrases

Patria o muerte! Independence or death! motto of bourgeois Cuba, before Fidel came to power
Socialismo o muerte! Socialism or death! Fidel's official motto
Socialismo y muerte! Socialism and death! (a disgusting counterrevolutionary parody)

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