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Give up political power
Crops and animals grown and raised by farmers.
Rule by one person who has complete power.
To do with the middle classes (for example doctors)
Groups of officials who carry out government orders
Punishing crime by executing the criminal.
A person who owns land or factories
Telling the media what they can or cannot print or say.
War between groups of people in the same country.
Groups that run themselves.
A system where everyone is equal
Forced to join the armed services.
Coup d etat
Violently overthrowing a government.
The Bolshevik secret police until 1922
The govt set up by Bolsheviks after revolution
The State Planning Committee that ran the Five-Year Plans.
peasants who had benefited from Lenin’s New Economic Policy.
Refused to obey the orders of those in command
The removal of enemies through terror.
The government of Russia after abdication Tsar
Name of secret police under Stalin 1934-45
New Economic Policy (NEP)
Economic policy Introduced in 1921 by Lenin
The Tsar’s secret police
Deliberately destroying or damaging something
Where people are not equal
A sudden or drastic change in a society’s political structure
The army of the Bolshevik
The workers’ fighting units set up by the Bolsheviks.
The title of the Ruler of Russia until 1917.
Secret police under Stalin 1923-34
Secret Police under Lenin 1917-22
Commander of 2nd Russian army at Tannenburg
Moderate conservatives in the Duma wanting Tsar to be better
Tsar's councils in countryside
Industrial working class
Stolypin, Rodzianko and Witte