Anarchy In Petrograd The War Th Year Th Aided By The Garriso L Of Petrograd, The Maximalists Under Lenin Have Deposed The Kerensky Government, And Have Assumed Office They Announce That This Was Acomplished Without Bloodshed, That Several Ministers Have Been Arrested, And That M Kerensky Is A Fugitive In A Proclamation To The Arrny Committees They State That Authority Of Government Has Been Taken Over By The Military Revolutionary Committee Until The Creation Of A Government Of Soviets At The Head Of Their Programme Is The Offer Of An Immzdiate Democratic Peace They Charge Their Adherents In The Army To Arrest Officers Who Do Not Join The Movement Imme Diately, And Not To Allow Uncertain Military Detactments To Leave The Front For Petrograd There Has Been Fighting In Petrograd For Posses Sion Of The Winter Palace, The Headquarters Of The Kerensky Government, In Which A Cruiser Took Part The Palace Is Now In Possession Of The Maximalists Thq Livonza Has Been Crossed, And The Enemy Are Pursuing The Italians Towards The Line Of Tlie Piave Between The Two Rivers, The Italian Report Says, Brave Covering Troops Succeeded In Detaining The Enemy S Advance The Larger Units Retired Without Molestation Prisoners, Says The German Report, Now Number Over ,, And Captured Guns To Over , Part Of The Large Increase Is From The Battles Oni Tho Tagliamento Line A Large Italian Force Was Cut Off In The Arm Of The Upper River Between Tolmezzo And Gemona Part Of It Is Still Holding Out, But , Men Have Had To Surrender Mr Lloyd George, M Painleve, And Signor Orlando, With Their Advisers, Have Concluded Their Conference In Italy General Maude Has Fought Another Brilliant Action Up The Tigris
Lenin, Vladimir Ilyich 1870 1924 one of the leaders of the Bolshevik party since its formation in 1903 Led the Soviets to power in October, 1917 Elected to the head of the Soviet government until 1922, when he retired due to ill health.Lenin, born in 1870, was committed to revolutionary struggle from an early age his elder brother was hanged for the attempted assassination of Czar Alexander III In 1891 Lenin passed his Law exam with high honors, whereupon he took to representing the poorest peasantry in Samara After moving to St Petersburg in 1893, Lenin s experience with the oppression of the peasantry in Russia, coupled with the revolutionary teachings of G V Plekhanov, guided Lenin to meet with revolutionary groups In April 1895, his comrades helped send Lenin abroad to get up to speed with the revolutionary movement in Europe, and in particular, to meet the Emancipation of Labour Group, of which Plekhanov head After five months abroad, traveling from Switzerland to France to Germany, working at libraries and newspapers to make his way, Lenin returned to Russia, carrying a brief case with a false bottom, full of Marxist literature.On returning to Russia, Lenin and Martov created the League for the Struggle for the Emancipation of the Working Class, uniting the Marxist circles in Petrograd at the time The group supported strikes and union activity, distributed Marxist literature, and taught in workers education groups In St Petersburg Lenin begins a relationship with Nadezhda Krupskaya In the night of December 8, 1895, Lenin and the members of the party are arrested Lenin sentenced to 15 months in prison By 1897, when the prison sentence expired, the autocracy appended an additional three year sentence, due to Lenin s continual writing and organising while in prison Lenin is exiled to the village of Shushenskoye, in Siberia, where he becomes a leading member of the peasant community Krupskaya is soon also sent into exile for revolutionary activities, and together they work on party organising, the monumental work The Development of Capitalism in Russia, and the translating of Sidney and Beatrice Webb s Industrial Democracy.After his term of exile ends, Lenin emigrates to M nich, and is soon joined by Krupskaya Lenin creates Iskra, in efforts to bring together the Russian Social Democratic Labour Party, which had been scattered after the police persecution of the first congress of the party in 1898 After leading the October Revolution, Lenin served as the first and only chairman of the R.S.F.S.R. In 1919 Lenin founded the Communist International In 1921 Lenin instituted the NEP During 1922 Lenin suffered a series of strokes that prevented active work in government While in his final year late 1922 to 1923 Lenin wrote his last articles where he outlined a programme to fight against the bureaucratization of the Commmunist Party and the Soviet state Lenin died on January 21, 1924, as a result of multiple strokes.
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