Poster of the counter-revolutionary and anti-Semitic White Army showing their hatred of Jewish Communist leader Leon Trotsky. The U.S. backed White Army committed mass murder against Jews and Communists; they murdered 100,000 Jews in the Ukraine alone. White Russian (pro-Czarist) poster depicting the Red Bolshevik, Leon Trotsky (Jewish name Lev Davidovich Bronstein). Note the Christian cross broken in the upper left Chinese joined both the white and red side, here the white use them to show that there was little Russian support for the red side. So Reds were under control of Jews and Chinese. Wall is the wall of the Kremlin. Top: Миръ и свобода въ Совдеп i и / &quot; Peace and Freedom in Sovdepiya &quot; Left flag: Р.С.Ф.С.Р / R.S.F.S.R. (name of the country under the Bolsheviks until it became the USSR Right flag: Рабоч. крест. правит. / &quot; Workers' and Peasants' Government&quot; (abbreviated) On the wall: ПРИКАЗ ... Главковерх Лев Троцкий / &quot; Decree ...(illegible)... Signed: Supreme military commander Lev Trotsky&quot;
Red army propaganda poster – “The army and people are one” 2008 M&Ms advertising
Here Is the Financial Account for 1921 given by Lenin, Sovnarkom Chairman. This Glavpolitprosvet poster illustrates the success rate of the Soviet government from 1918 to 1921 in a variety of areas, including international relations, economic relations with Europe, the New Economic Policy, hunger and agriculture, agricultural taxes, fuel, metallury, electrification, trade, and the reform of the Cheka. Hoover Political Poster Database . 2007.
Lenin addresses the troops, May 5, 1920 with Trotsky in foreground.
Pan-European picnic – august 1989
East German Poster – DDR = German Democratic Republic, former East Germany &quot;Put an end to the dictator in Chile! Democracy now!&quot; This 1983 poster encourages East German citizens to donate funds towards maintaining democracy in Chile. The Chilean flag is breaking an iron chain that is labeled &quot;US steel.&quot;
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1. Russian Kingdom, 862-12402. Mongol Yoke, 1240-14803. Grand Duchy of Moscow (Muscovy, the Third Rome) 1283-15474. Russian Empire, 1613-19175. Provisional Government, 19176. USSR, 1922-19917. Russian Federation, 1991-present
1. Russian Kingdom,862-1240• Rus Origins• Primary Chronicle• About the 800s-1100s• Written between 800s and 1500s• Top image: Vladimir sending delegates to find a new religion• Choose Byzantine
• How do Rus choice of Byzantine Empire/religion and control by Mongols, both of which occur long before AP Euro starts, tie into our class?
3. Grand Duchy of Moscow (Muscovy, the Third Rome) 1283-1547
4. Russian Empire 1480-1917• “Ivans” make Moscow stronger and free it from Mongol rule• Ivan I 1328-1341 – Ivan Moneybags• Ivan III 1462-1505 – Ivan the Great – first called Tsar• Ivan IV 1533-1584 – Ivan the Terrible – Reign of terror – against boyars (nobles) and ordinary ppl – Killed his own son, heir so chaos, power struggles over next czar• Romanov dynasty (1613-1917) – Nicholas II – last Romanov – abdicated during WWI
• Ivan the Great• 1462, expanding Russian control• Warm-water port?
Boyars = noblesGeographic, political, cultural isolation• Serfdom and agricultural until 1800s• Byzantine Christianity• Geographic barriers• Isolated from changes in western Europe
Catherine the Great, 1762-1796Enlightened despot Pugachev’s Rebellion, 1774-75
• Alexander I, 1801-1825 – Decembrist Revolt, 1825• Nicholas I, 1825-1855 – Ended Decembrist revolt – Crimean war – led to some reforms• Alexander II, 1855-1881 – Freed the serfs, sort of – nihilism• Alexander III, 1881-1894 – Absolute monarch – Pogroms against Jews• Nicholas II, 1894-1917 – Russo-Japanese War 1904-1905 – Revolutions 1905, 1917 – abdicated
Leaflet issued by the Bolsheviks in Mourmansk in 1919• For the first time in history the working people have got control of their country. The workers of all countries are striving to achieve this object. We in Russia have succeeded. We have thrown off the rule of the Tsar, of landlords, and of capitalists. But we have still tremendous difficulties to overcome. We cannot build a new society in a day. We deserve to be left alone. We ask you, are you going to crash us? To help give Russia back to the landlords, the capitalists and Tsar?
Russian Civil War“Long Live World October [revolution]!” A poster of the Russian Civil War, 1918-1922 says: Long Live World October [revolution]! The workers conquered power in Russia and will conquer power in the entire world.
• Poster of the counter- revolutionary and anti-Semitic White Army
6. USSR, 1922-1991• The USSR = union of four Soviet republics, grew to 15, formed in 1922• Two titles: President and Premier – so some confusion over who was the top leader – these are the key leaders• · Lenin = 1917-1924• · Stalin = 1927-1953• · Khrushchev = 1953-1964• · Brezhnev = 1964-1982• · Andropov = 1982-1984• · Chernenko = 1984-1985• · Gorbachev = 1985-1991