Lenin Social

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  • Lenin Social
    • creation of the proletariat
      • believed that a revolution would occur in creating and widening this large social class
    • greater access to education
      • peasants encouraged to pursue further education
      • education taken out of control of the church
      • primary education made compulsory
      • drive to increase literacy rates
    • removed titles; everyone now became 'comrade'
    • still low standards of living
      • made worse be economic policies such as NEP and war communism
        • during war, peasants resulted to cannibalism
    • control over workers meant tough working conditions
      • all working efforts concentrated on the war
    • nobles were forced to undertake menial work to promote socialism
    • reforms on marriage and divorce
    • decree on land allowed for fairer land allocation

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