|“||The history of the world is the history of class struggle.||”|
Comrade Ravka is a character in 80 Days. She is a Communist rebel.
Background[edit | edit source]
Ravka works in a factory in St Petersburg. She subscribes to Marxist theory, and tried to help form a worker's union, but the Tsar army suppressed them. Gradually, as the army's aggression rose, she and others joined riots to turn their weapons against them.
Role[edit | edit source]
On the streets of St Petersburg, Passepartout discovers a violent struggle between the Tsar army and a crowd of people. He manages to stop Ravka long enough for her to share her story and slip him a copy of the Communist Manifesto in German. The two are abrubtly interrupted by a Knodunki aims for her, but she dodges aptly and takes control of it instead, charging into the soldiers' ranks.