The Communist Party Of The Soviet Union

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History The history behind the Communist Party of the Soviet Union ranges back to the early 20th century. Communism first arose from the writings of Karl Marx, one of the most influential men in the Soviet Union’s history. Essentially, the Communist Party arose from the Bolshevik side that was part of the Russian Revolution of October 1917.
Before becoming the predominant political party in the Russia in 1917, the Communist Party started under the Bolshevik wing of the Russian Social Democratic workers party. The Bolsheviks in 1903 were led by Vladimir Lenin. In the early 20th century, the Bolsheviks argued for policies and beliefs that were based of Karl Marx’s writings from the Communist Manifesto published in 1848. This political party
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After the October Revolution, the Bolshevik party broke off from Russian Social Democratic Workers’ Party and took over as the ruling party of Russia renaming themselves the All-Union Communist Party.
This Communist Party has strived to oppose capitalism and socialism from plaguing Soviet territory. In the 60 or so years since becoming the ruling party, The Communist Party of the Soviet Union now stands under the head of Mikhail Gorbachev ready to serve and preserve the Soviet Union. Here the most powerful people in the USSR, including representatives from all soviet countries, begin to create legislature on how the union will be steered.
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Gorbachev’s Perestroika The 1980’s Soviet Union was wrought with an assortment of maladies. After competing with the Capitalist United States since the end of the Second World War for the duration of the Cold War, the Soviet people were tired of an ineffective and unfair economy that had resulted in only larger class gaps. After expending millions of lives and a massive sum of money during World War II and then further devoting more time to the space race with the United States, the Soviet Union had become fiscally unbalanced to say the least. The treasury of the country ran low and currency was inflated. Workers were not happy and families starved due to high food prices and low wages. After taking office in 1985,
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