Dual Power

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What was "Dual Power" ?
It was a power exerting executive such as the provisional government whose power stemmed from the support of the democratically legitimate Petrograd Soviet and civil services that supported it
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What did the provisional governement promise would happen after they won the war?
That elections would be held
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Who was made the chairman of the Provisional Government?
Prince Lvov
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Who was Alexander Kerensky and what position did he hold?
Minister of Justice, he was the person that oversaw the reforms to Russia after 1905 and he was well liked by the people
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What was the Provisional Governments promises?
Amnesty for political prisoners. Basic civil liberties. Abolition of discrimination. Right to organise trade unions and strikes. A constituent assembly to be elected after the war.
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CONFLICTS IN DUAL POWER
blah blah blah
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What did the government want to do to deserters and how did this clash with Soviet policies?
The government wanted to punish deserters but the Soviet encouraged the people to defy the government and assert their rights.
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Between March and May of 1917 how many people deserted the army?
350,000
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