How the Soviet People Were Better off in 1941 Rather Than in 1928

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How the Soviet People Were Better off in 1941 Rather Than in 1928

The Soviet Union suffered a huge amount of Russian lives through 1928-1941. However this great cost was to be outweighed to how superior the Russian state was from 1941 and onwards, having a huge amount of stable resources and in addition having enough food to feed its people and to export grain. I firmly believe that Russia as a country came out of 1941 as a superpower and it was much better off than in 1928; however this had caused millions of Russian lives.

In the Soviet Union many people were in a better position than they had been in 1928. However entire classes had been made extinct and many individuals were worse off under
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Also the political state of Russia was not good as the Communists had created a one party state, while in the early part of the century the Tsarist regime had a puppet democracy.

Also the Cheka police had been put into practice, therefore causing fear within the people. They were used to eliminate the other party's and

Stalin became overall leader of the Soviet Union in 1928. His main aims were to improve Russia as a whole, the economy, industry and agriculture were to be improved to the stands of the Western countries within ten years. Stalin wanted to modernise so quickly because the security of Russia was in danger, he was extremely paranoid as to if and when the Soviet Union was to be invaded.

Although the agriculture was efficient, Stalin did not want the peasants in control of whether they give the grain to the government or even grow the grain so therefore he introduced the idea of collectivisation. This was put into practice in 1929.

Collectivisation brought many things to Stalin's regime that were desperately needed. Firstly he had complete control over the peasants. There were not many freelanced peasants around has over 90% of them had join collectivisation. Also the agricultural section of Russia had been modernised with

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