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Censorship
No freedom
The What the
government Hungarians were
were lying unhappy about? Living
about
standards
everything
were
being `Okay'
declining
The system isn't working.
The state were
spending money
on armaments
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FEBRUARY 1956
Khruschev made a speech `denouncing' and criticising
Stalin (Destalinisation) This was called `The Secret
Speech'
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HUNGARY
Led by a ruthless and strongly Communist leader called
Mátyás Rákosi.
A group of Hungarian Communist Party opposed him
and asked Moscow for help. They refused. They
ordered him to retire.
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A NEW LEADER
Emö Gerö was put into power.
The Hungarians were also unhappy with this choice.
23rd October ­ A HUGE student demonstration.
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ANOTHER NEW LEADER?
A well ­ respected new leader was put in charge called
Imry Nagy.
He was Communist but also wanted some changes.
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