Tag: Militarization of Labor

Militarization of Labor during the civil war

The militarization of labor and the fact that the Bolsheviks won the civil war connect on many different levels. There was the falling apart of other armies and labor forces and both the army and the labor forces had strong, bold leaders. Trotsky was a very present leader in the case of the militarization of […]

The Red Army’s Help to the Working Class

With the Bolsheviks coming to power in 1917, there was no guarantee that they would be able to keep and hold power. World War I was still on going and, possibly even more importantly, there was still significant opposition to the Bolsheviks within Russia itself. The Bolsheviks needed to find a way to show the […]