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Joseph Djugashvili
Stalin
1918
Minister of Nationalities
1922
General Secretary of Bolsheviks
Grey Blur
Stalin's nickname
Trotsky
Stalin made him miss Lenin's funeral
Kamenev, Trotsky, Zinoviev (the left)
opposed Stalin who sided with Bukharin and Rykov
Bukharin and Rykov
dismissed by Stalin after he had got rid of the left
Cult of Personality
Stalin's images everywhere, all good things were because of him
Purges
Stalin getting rid of people he thought were enemies
Gulags
Russian prisoner camps for Purges
Kirov
Bolshevik leader killed by Stalin
NKVD
police/soldiers who carried out Purges
de Kulakisation
About 5 million richer peasants died in Purges
Show Trials
public trials of popular Bolsheviks by Stalin often false accusations and evidence
1936 Constitution
A fake promise of freedom and democracy
Stalin's strengths
Good planner, kept close to Lenin, popular policies
Socialism in One Country
Stalin's popular policy
International Communist Revolution
Trotsky's unpopular policy
Politburo
Leading communists. Trotsky kicked out
Bukharin
Supported NEP
Stalin betrayed Bukharin
and declared NEP anti-communist
Donbas mining region
Purges started with 55 engineers