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  • On October 25th, 1917, the Bolsheviks take over the Russian government, after overthrowing Alexander Kerensky on November 7, 1917.
  • We are taking over the government!
  • The Bolsheviks strategy was founded on the notions of democratic centralism, vanguardism, and their understanding of democracy.
  • We should form our government based on our understanding of democracy!
  • But what really is democracy?
  • Vladimir Lenin became the dictator of the Marxist state.
  • In 1918 the Bolsheviks started a civil war against the anti-Bolshevik White Army force.
  • In 1920, the anti-Bolsheviks were defeated.
  • NEP (New Economic Policy) was created by Lenin in 1921. The purpose of this was to help end the famine in Russia due to a harsh winter.
  • The NEP began to degrade, when the Communist Authorities (established in 1922, the beginning of USSR) started shutting down industrial syndicates and private capitals.
  • Under Stalin and Communist rule, they initiated a 5 year plan to gain state control over the economy and industrialization.
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