Tag: emancipation

Reform for Education.

Russia’s educational system in the 1860’s was very one sided. At that time, elementary education was only for the privileged. But as the Serfs began to be brought into society, there had to be some kind of system for them to become educated. But the initiative was not taken by the government. The church was […]

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  The monument pictured above is in dedication to the emancipation of the serfs. Serfdom in Russia was the equivalent to slavery in the Americas at the time and the admittance of emancipation to the serfs, Russia was changing its social course. The monument is a dedication to Russia trying to move to a more modernized […]