Study Guide Exam 2

The party was aided by student protests in 1919 known

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Unformatted text preview: from the 1930s. Opponents saw it as a violent, dangerous, power hungry dictatorship ! Lenin and Communism; authority solely in the Communist Party, which controlled all government and state activity. all political parties and private media were banned, the Cheka was formed to root out opposition and became the KGB (secret government police that would control domestic dissent and supervise overseas surveillance) PLSC 2013: Study Guide for Exam 2 Exam 2 is on 26 October 2012! ! ! ! ! Stalin and totalitarianism; A totalitarian government is one where there is only one party allowed- the ruling party. In Stalin’s Russia this meant that the Communist Party was supreme. All criticism and opposition is eliminated. The people are exp...
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