Snowball from Animal Farm and Leon Trotsky's Roles in the Russian Revolution

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How was the affect of Leon Trotsky and Snowball?
Throughout time, people learned about history from books, websites, articles, and magazines to gain their understandings of History. Leon Trotsky played an important role in the Russian Revolution and so did the character of Snowball from the novel Animal Farm. Their life actions had a positive affect towards history even though their goals were never accomplished.

Leon Trotsky

Leon Trotsky was the chairman of the Military Revolutionary Committee of the Petrograd Soviet. The organization was that, under Lenin’s direction, that shown the overthrow of the state which is called or known “The October Revolution

Since the Revolt is originated into Civil War, It was a …show more content…

Snowball believes in a sustained revolution:
He claims that in demand to support and defend Animal Farm and toughen the certainty of Old Major’s dream of a life without humans, mixt up rebellions in other farms throughout England. Napoleon always disagrees with Snowball’s ideas because he doesn’t want him to lead Animal Farm.

Snowball is eventually forced out of the farm when Napoleon uses his guard dogs to attack Snowball. After that, he is blamed for issues of the farm, and it is claimed that he was in support of Mr. Jones at the beginning. Even though he fought for Mr. Jones and the shorts offends are distorted to wounds Napoleon perpetrated on him, those faulted of associating him are achieved after being required to profess, or declare, and a compensation is proposed for his capture.

Snowball is a very imaginative and knowing pig that manipulated others to his side. It is never revealed of what has happened to him after he escaped, although in the 1950s film adaptation it is implied that the dogs killed him. Nevertheless, he is shown escaping the dogs and surviving in the 1999 live action film adaptation.
How does Snowball relate to Leon Trotsky?
Built on Leon Trotsky, Snowball is one if the 2 pigs who develop as leaders of the animals after Old Major dies. Both, Trotsky and Snowball’s similarities are both physical and mental for example:
The name Snowball reminds an image of whiteness,

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