Presentation on theme: "Mr. Violanti / Mrs. VerniSpring, 2015. 1. Bolsehvik: Group led by Lenin. Wanted Communism to rule Russia. Head of Revolution. 2. Censorship: government."— Presentation transcript:
1. Bolsehvik: Group led by Lenin. Wanted Communism to rule Russia. Head of Revolution. 2. Censorship: government control of all media. 3. Collective: government owned farm where all is shared equally. 4. Command Economy: Government makes all decisions regarding the economy. 5. 5 yr. Plan: Stalin’s plan to industrialize Soviet Union. FAILS. 6. Friedrich Engles: co-author of Communist Manifesto. 7. Joseph Stalin: Dictator of USSR, 1924-1953.
8. Karl Marx: co-author of Communist Manifesto 9. Leon Trotsky: partner of Lenin, founder of Bolsheviks. 10. New Economic Policy: Lenin’s plan. Government controlled banks, industry, and foreign trade. 11. Proletariat: The Working Class. 12. Russification: Russian Culture adopted by all countries in the Soviet Union. 13. Soviet: Workers Council. 14. Communist Manifesto: Book which outlines a revolution of the proletariat over capitalists. 15. Totalitarian State: Total Control of the Leader. 16. Vladimir Lenin: founder of Bolsheviks. First premier of Soviet Union.
CAUSESFrenchRussian Political Social Economic 1.Poor Leadership(political) 2.Unfair Class System(social) 3.Taxes, Starvation(economic)
CAUSESFRANCE: 1789RUSSIA: 1917 Political Louis 16 th is a poor leaderCzar Nicholas II is a poor leader. Secret Police terrorize people. Social “Old Regime” is unfair.Peasants taxed, clergy and nobles live in luxury. No Social Mobility. Economic High taxes, starvation.WWI has caused starvation and death.
RULE OF THE CZAR: Nicholas II used harsh tactics to keep order. Secret Police (Political) PEASANT UNREST: Poverty. No social mobility. Starvation. Uneducated. (Social, Economic) URBAN WORKERS: Long hours, low wages. Slums, poverty, disease. (Social, Economic) DIVERSITY AND NATIONALISM: Czars controlled ethnic groups. Believed in RUSSIFICATION (political)
Czar Nicholas II Karl Marx Joseph Stalin Vladimir Lenin
*Voice of the working class, EQUALITY. *Developed Socialism, GOVERNMENT CONTROL. *Working class overthrow government and take power from capitalists Marxism
*Ignores the conditions & concerns of the people *Russia experiences food shortages *Gives up (abdicates) the throne when Revolution breaks out Mystery of the Romanov assassination
*Student of Marx & Socialism *Leader of Bolshevik Party *Goal: PEACE! BREAD! LAND! *Takes power after Revolution “ New Economic Program ” ~control farming, labor & trade Lenin’s Death
*Withdraws Russia from WWI ‘ New Economic Policy ’: ~Government controls: Banks -Industry -trade Trotsky murdered, Lenin Dies Stalin takes power assumes complete authority.
*Cruel, greedy, paranoid. ~THE PURGES *5 Year Plan replaces N.E.P. ~develop industry ~use forced labor ~FAILS**** Josef Stalin
Totalitarian State *Russification: one Russian culture *Censorship & Propaganda *KGB Secret police *Industrialization 5 Year Plans (FAIL) *Collectivization government owned/controlled farms *Forced famine government controlled crops (Ukraine)
ANIMAL FARM Mr. Jones : Old Major : Animalism : Snowball : Napoleon : The Dogs : Boxer : Squealer: Goals of Revolution:
ANIMAL FARMRUSSIAN REVOLUTION Mr. Jones : Irresponsible, Cruel Czar Nicholas II Old Major : wise, taught “Animalism” Karl Marx: Communism Animalism : all animals equal, no rich Communism: all = Snowball : really wants better life, killed by dogs. Trotsky: wants better life, killed by KGB. Napoleon : cruel, wants all power Stalin The Dogs : secret army, police KGB Boxer : hard working, loyal, betrayed Russian Workers Windmill: hard work, fails.5 year plans Life is supposed to be better, but became worse. Supposed to be better in Communism.
1. New Leadership(political) 2. New Class System(social) 3. New Jobs, equal tax(economic) ResultsFRANCE: 1789RUSSIA: 1917 Political Robespierre, Napoleon (DICTATOR!) Lenin, Stalin take dictator power. Social Radicals kill all 1 st Estate (REIGN OF TERROR!) Peasants and workers work harder than before in Communist State. Economic War, instability, FAIL5 Year Plan, Collectivization FAIL.