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position Of Women

  • Women = 2nd class cit
  • After October rev easier women marry & divorce
  • Abortions available
  • Work opportunities
  • 1930 greater emphasis family life abortions harder
  • High divorce race blamed broken family = rise in robbery
  • Family life promoted propaganda
  • Abortions& divorce difficult
  • Women had men’s jobs engineering etc women expected house work
  • Politely women still 2nd class  
  • Able –vote 20 % women communist party
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Ethnic Minorities

  • Stalin non Russian no sympathy non Russian living in Russia = deportation
  • Distrusted national minorities – disloyal
  • No Russians forced not speak own language
  • Ethnic cleansing – purges
  • Ethnic minorities deported
  • Koreans accused being Japanese spies persecuted  
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