Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Bad things he did in Russia

-          Set up the Great Terror
o   Killed Millions in Labour camps which were located in the extreme northern regions of Siberia near the Artic Circle.
o   Penal Labour Camps
§  Most of the people executed were workers, peasants, homemakers, teachers, priests, musicians, soldiers, pensioners, ballerinas, beggars, and also most Americans.
§  Also others died from diseases and malnutrition.
-          Collectivization meant that their was a drastic drop in the living Standard for many peasants.
-          Soviet Famine of 1932-1933
o   This was due to the initial upheaval in the changing agricultural sector which disrupted food production in the early1930’s.

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