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Russia and the Soviet Union 1914-1945 (WWI-WWII): Impact of Regime

Year 12

Clickview: Life Under Stalin, A Totalitarian Regime

Stalin was a visionary but ruthless leader. Under his totalitarian regime, Russia’s industry prospered and the general quality of life improved but this did not come without sacrifice. The Russian people lived in perpetual fear of persecution. Stalin controlled everything from where they worked to what they were taught, read and heard. Using archival footage and sound recordings, this program explores Russian life under Stalin.