Gorbachev, “Great Duke Michael”

At the start of the Perestroika, Mikhail Gorbachev enjoyed almost universal support in the USSR, even the religious part of the population.

Perestroika fan art from the mid-1980s in support of General Secretary Mikhail Gorbachev. The text is referencing Christian scriptures. “And then Prince Michael the Great will rise in defence of the sons of his people. Faith is dead without deeds.”

Christian fan art Gorbachev
“Great Duke Michael”

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