Dissatisfaction with the monarchy and its policy of continuing the war grew among the russian people tsar nicholas ii abdicated the throne following the february revolution of 1917 (march 1917 ns see: soviet calendar), causing widespread rioting in petrograd and other major russian cities the russian provisional. This has had its effects of those who saw something of russia before that decimation was completed, this writer surely is not alone in noting a certain comparative brutalization in the faces one now encounters on the moscow streets -a result, no doubt, of long exposure to not only the exactions of a pitiless dictatorship but. On december 18, 1879, in the russian peasant village of gori, georgia, iosif vissarionovich dzhugashvili (later known as joseph stalin) was born the son of besarion jughashvili, a cobbler, and ketevan geladze, a washerwoman, joseph was a frail child at age 7, he contracted smallpox, leaving his face. Following the death of vi lenin, the first leader of soviet russia, stalin managed to win complete control of the party, ruling as a dictator for the next thirty years he led the soviet union through world war ii and—not without justification— believed that his country made the greatest sacrifices to defeat nazi germany. A hundred years ago, vladimir lenin's bolsheviks overthrew the russian government and established a communist dictatorship russians still live with the historic devastation caused by communism but we still live to this day with the legacy of the russian revolution copied a hundred years ago, on. It is the contradictions of the dictatorship of the proletariat, as it was beginning to develop in russia, that form the object of lenin's analysis and of his but if on the other hand you remain content with a superficial view of these contradictions and of their historical causes, if you remain content with the. The ineptitude of the russian war effort had helped to overthrow the old regime the bolsheviks were able to take power in part because the war had discredited the monarchy wwi contributed to the rise of dictatorship, then, because it caused some countries to be unhappy with the world order that came out of the war. Russian revolution of 1917, two revolutions, the first of which, in february ( march, new style), overthrew the imperial government and the second of which, in october (november) its causes were not so much economic or social as political and cultural in history of europe: the trappings of dictatorship.
Establishing the bolshevik dictatorship opposed to a bolshevik dictatorship, the railwaymen's union, vikzhel, issued an ultimatum on 29 october demanding that the bolsheviks begin talks with the other socialist parties for the formation of an the seizure of power had irrevocably split the socialist movement in russia. Revolution and dictatorship: russia, 1917–1953 7041/2n the russian as history component 2n the russian revolution and the rise of stalin, 1917– 1929 section a 01 with reference to and exploring concepts, as relevant, of cause, consequence, change, continuity, similarity, difference and. This year is the 100 th anniversary of the russian revolution of 1917, one of the most important geopolitical events of the 20 th century the revolution during 100th anniversary of russian revolution, a look at its causes so it's not it's not as if there's one dictator that tells everyone what to do there's. “stalin's curse” draws mainly on german and russian archives, plus numerous first-hand accounts, and the author's formidable interpretative skills unlike other biographies that have focused on the most sensational episodes in the dictator's life, it sets stalin firmly in the historical context: the rise (and.
If russia lapses back into dictatorship, us-russian relations will become strained, competitive, and possibly even confrontational again as they were for the russian economy, or whether other factors – such as the devaluation of the ruble in 1998 or rising oil prices since 1999 – are the real causes of. 6 vladimir lenin ussr death toll: 4 million years in power: 7 (1917-1924) worst offense: russian civil war type of regime: communist cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. In 1918 a sharp controversy took place between karl kautsky, of the german social democratic party, and nikolai lenin, of the russian bolsheviks, on the question of lenin's statement on this point is such a stupid lie as to cause wonder that a man of his abilities should have written so glaring a contradiction of the facts.
A number of countries are trying to pressure russia into distancing itself from syrian president bashar al-assad this comes after a she suggests that this may be partly because they are worried about the potential effects the conflict will have on the large muslim population in russia some russian. The causes of wwii are rooted in the aftermath of wwi and the effects of the treaty of versailles, which ended the first world war one of the many provisions of the treaty the encyclopedia britannica provided information on hitler's dictatorship of nazi germany and his effects on wwii encyclopædia britannica online.
Dictatorships are often unexpected, driven by policy error russia's bolshevik regime dedicated itself to hatred – karl marx's hatred for the “bourgeoisie” whom he blamed for society's ills the short answer is that bad policies caused economic, military and political crises – chow time for tyrants german.
The fact that putin has so strong approval is used by some countries that doesn't want a strong russia (and it is understable being russia the richest country for quantity of natural resources) as pretest to say he is a dictator while actually he is not at all why putin is for so long in power cause he achieved very good results. Many have asked: if russia could take crimea, then why not belarus of belarus's 10-million strong population, 15% are ethnically russian belarus is far more russian than ukraine: the language ubiquitous, the culture almost indistinguishable lukashenko said recently that he saw his country as “the. According to historians, social and economic problems that plagued germany after world war i enabled a dictatorship to come to power there in the 1930s communist uprisings in europe, including the bolshevik revolution in russia in 1917 and establishment of a short-lived communist regime in hungary in 1919,. The effects of dictatorship on health: the case of turkmenistan bernd rechel email author and martin mckee bmc medicine20075:21 /1741-7015-5-21 © rechel and mckee licensee biomed central ltd 2007 received: 05 september 2006 accepted: 30 july 2007 published: 30 july 2007.