Vocab from chapter 11 of WEX
Czar of Russia during WWI
Helped Alexandra's son live. Imposed will on Russian gov.
Lenin's wife- spread radical ideas.
armed factory workers, worked for Lenin
those loyal to the czar
secret police for Stalin
union of soviet socialist republics
new economic policy. by lenin. allowed for a bit of small private buisnesses. peasants kept their grain
when the secret police targeted anyone stalkin felt may be against him. Killed/sent to siberia.
communist international (by lenin). aided revolutionary groups.
gov't owned everything - gave people money/rescources
government owned plots for farming where many peasants lived/worked togetherf
youth organizatio - recreation
won women more rights
poet who praised revolutionary heros.
Poet who succumbed to stalins demands and wrote ode to stalin after being imprisoned for not writiing pro soviet
one of russias greatest poets, not pro soviet, had to write it secret
one party dictatorship where the gov controls every aspect of citizen's lives
the arts that were pro-soviet
Prince Felix Yussoupov
radical group of socialists led by V.I lenin.
councils of workers and soldiers
led by lenin/trotsky. promised peace, land, and bread. won the revo w/o any fighting. Made moscow the capital, ended private ownership o land, workers got control o factories, new flag. IMMEDIATE CAUSE = CIVIL WAR
gov takes over banks, railroads, and industries during time of war.
politician who wanted power (won)
Lenin's government form. Elected law making body.citizens 18+ could vote, all industry belong to peasants/workers
plans by stalin. goal was to modernize/ industrialize the soviet untion
Vladimir Ilyich ulyanov
V.I Lenin's birthname. (first leader of bolsheviks)