Totalitarianism: Deﬁnitely not my type. Taylor Meyer Period 5 March 5, 2012
CharacteristicsTotalitarianism has dictators.They take control over people’s lives.Totalitarian governments have secretpolice.They also use propaganda to brainwashthe people.
Fascism Fascism is the competition between races where the strong will survive and the weak will perish. It’s different from communism because communism believes that everyone is equal.
CommunismStalin sent Trotsky into exile. He usedcollectivization to collect people’sproperty. He used the Great Purge to gainpower by killing people. He also had hisﬁve year plans that quickly failed.
HitlerHitler became a powerful dictator when hebecame chancellor. He used his SS, orsecret police, to help him.He wrote the Mein Kampf while in Jail.He developed the Reichstag.He was arrested because of the Beer HallPutsch. He tried to overtake Germany.