Alexandra Kollontai was a Russian revolutionary and one of the main leaders of the Bolshevik Party during the Russian Revolution of 1917.

Alexandra Kollontai, Russian revolutionary and one of the main leaders of the Bolshevik Party during the Revolution of

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Bolshevik forces marching on Red Square, 8 March – 8 November Russian Revolution - Wikiwand

1917 Russian Revolution - Vladimir Lenin rallying the revolutionary workers…

1917 Russia Revolution - Vladimir Lenin, the leader of the Bolshevik Party, addresses a crowd of revolting soldiers, sailors, and workers in Petrograd.

Starvation was vast during the Russian Revolution. These refugee children, their bellies distended from malnutrition, gave mute testimony in 1921 to the famine that killed as many as 6 million people.

Starving and Ragged Children During the Russian Famine

Soviet Red Guard in the empty throne room of the Winter Palace, October Revolution

"It Has Come to Pass" ("Inevitable", or "Bolshevik Soldier Stands Guard in the Winter Palace") by Sergei Lukin. Soviet Red Guard in the empty throne room of the Winter Palace, October Revolution.

Russian Revolution, 1917. Russian troops firing on demonstrators with machine guns, June 4, 1917, by Karl Karlovich Bulla At least 700 people were killed or wounded....while Lenin went into hiding. This is significant because it shows the political tension of Russia at the beginning of the twentieth century. It shows how the military treated its people and that demonstrators are unhappy with their current state (poverty and limited rights).

Russian troops firing on demonstrators with machine guns, corner of Nevsky Prospect and Sadovaya Street, St. Petersburg, June by Karl Karlovich Bulla

Russian Revolution zines of 1905

A Russian political illustration of 1906 against the bloody repression of the 1905 revolution by Czar Nicholas II

By Victor Theodor Slama (1890-1973), 1927,  Zehn Jahre Sowjet Russland,  Kunstlerische Feier der Russischen Revolution (celebration of the Russian Revolution).

Zehn Jahre Sowjet Russland, Kunstlerische Feier der Russischen Revolution / Ten years of Soviet Russia, Artistic celebration of the Russian Revolution, 1927 by Victor Theodor Slama

Bolshevik Politburo, fall of 1917 the leaders of the opposition. the only one's I've even heard of are Lenin Stalin and Trotsky

Bolshevik Politburo, fall of 1917 the leaders of the opposition. Notice the top three - sound familiar?

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