Both “We Grow out of Iron” by Gastev and “Chapaev” by Furmanov dealt with the feelings of the working class during the Soviet takeover of Russia.
“We Grow out of Iron” is a propaganda poem glorifying hard work, an idea that was spread throughout the Soviet Union. While this poem could be dismissed as a piece of propaganda, it is more than that. Gastev was from the poor, working class. Without the breaking down of the class system, he would most likely have never been able to write his poetry. … Read the rest here