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Rocco, Antonella Leader analysis Vladimir Lenin 22 April 1870 – 21 January 1924 Lenin was a political leader in Russia. Founded the Bolsheviks party and the U.S.S.R. Lenin had no particular religion. Believed it was a “phenomenon”, but understood by other people in the society believed in religion. He was the Russian communist leader for 21 years. Before becoming the communist leader of Russian, lenin had other jobs in the political system. Lenin’s father was a government education official and his mother was a schoolteacher, having a decent middle-class family. Lenin became c hairman of the Council of People's Commissars of the Soviet Union in 1922 and chairman of the council of people’s commissars of the Russian SFSR in 1917. Lenin’s goals were that of establishing authority in the country. He alienated some elements in the population while satisfying others. For example, the expropriation of landholdings for distribution to the peasants, the separate peace treaty with Germany, and the nationalization of banks and industrial establishments. Events during his time of power were the russo-japanese war, The bloody Sunday massacre, Russian Revolution, new economic policy, and WWI. Some of Lenins long term effects of his rule were the land Russian lost when he signed the treaty with Germany, the communist effect he had on society. He also had many positive long terms effets such as education and health care. Short term effects of his reign were his attempts to export the revolution to other countries. Joseph Stalin 18 December 1878 – 5 March 1953 Dictator of Russia Stalin didn’t believe in religion just as Lenin had. Thought it was necessary to eliminate it to establish an ideal communist society. 19 July 1941 – 25 February 1946 Stalin had a poor upbringing with his peasant mother and cobbler father. He studied at the theoretical seminary but was expelled for spreading views on theories other than that of the government at the time. He joined many underground revolutionary movements. He was arrested
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This note was uploaded on 09/19/2011 for the course HISTORY GEA2000 taught by Professor Mr.adesina during the Spring '11 term at Broward College.

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