WIth their intial reform movement getting crushed by the Soviet Untion in 1968 the morral for low for a long time. There was a spark though in many inteligent people that kept pushing agianst the communist party. Succes was very little with very few people pushing back.
Why won't communism just leave!
By 1988 and 1989 many more people started pushing back against communism. There where up to crowds of five hundred thousand people forming in Prague. At the end of December Vaclav Havel becomes the new president. He was a extremly important writer that helpped take down the communist party.
The new president is going to help us!
After inplimenting a new goverment in Czechoslovakia many old ethnic problems starting arising. With the Czechs and Slovaks having the biggest problems they agrred to peacfully split the country. Czechoslovakia split into two countries names the Czech Republic and Slovakia.
FInally no more argument about czech people and Slovak people