GREAT TERROR.outline - Guilt by Association NKVD Methods:...

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THE GREAT TERROR Historical Background The Political Police: GPU NKVD Anti-Stalinist Opposition: 16 th Party Congress: “Deviationists” Capitulate Trotskyists, Riutin Platform Stalin’s Paranoia? Nadezhda’s Suicide 17 th Party Congress: Vote Suppressed Kirov Assassination: Conspiracy or Lone Gunman? “Emergency Decrees” Terror Process: Denunciations: Why? Unable to Trust Children: Pavlik Morozov
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Unformatted text preview: Guilt by Association NKVD Methods: Arrests; Interrogations, Article 58 Conveyor Belt; Torture, Confessions: Why? Yagoda Replaced: Yezhovshchina Targets: Trotskyists, Saboteurs, Traitors Party & Managerial Officials Military; Intelligentsia Big Three Show Trials: Zinoviev, Radek, Bukharin Trotsky Assassinated; Commissars Vanish Stalin Cult Blossoms: New Stalinist Elite Question of Belief...
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