Trotsky’s Position Urged for rapid industrialization paid by farm production. Agriculture should be collectivized.
Stalin’s Position More brutal Supported collectivization of all landholdings and that communism could be successful in Russia alone.
Trotsky Exiled Removed from office, expelled from party and exiled to Siberia. Moved to Mexico where he was assassinated by Stalin’s agents.
The 3 rd International Comintern- worked to make the Bolshevik model of socialism, the model for socialist parties outside of U.S.S.R.
The Destruction of Democratic Socialism Accused non-supporters of the Comintern of betraying the working class. Created competing socialist parties in most of Europe. Non-socialists begin to fear the rise of the Communist- style governments.
Class Work Using pages 885-886, describe the role of women and the family in the early Soviet Union.