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Czar
Ruler of Russia until the 1917 revolution
ruler of russia
serf
laborer obliged to remain on the land where he or she works
laborer
Russification
in the 19th century Russia which required everyone to speak Russian and fallow Eastern Orthodox Christionity
19th century
Bolsheviks
A revolutionary group led by Vladimir Llyich Lenin
revolutinary group
satellites
countries controlled by the Soviet Union
controlled
socialism
political philosophy in which the government owns the means of production
government owns_________
Cold War
the struggle between the two competing systems- communist and capitalist for world influence and power.
competing systems
perestroika
Gorbachev began a policy of economic restructoring
restructoring
glasnost
Russian term for a new openness part of Mikhail Gorbachev's reform plans
openness
communism
society based on equality in which workerswould control industrial production
equality