They turned to the Bolsheviks the only political party at the time who wanted Russia to completely back down from the war. People worked for long hours, their wages were low and rent was high.
Leon Trotsky played a major role in the seizure of power by the Bolsheviks. The Bolsheviks were quick to take advantage of time of weakness, although whether or not they succeeded because the Provisional Government failed needs to be assessed.
In Novemberthe second revolution was planned, a Bolshevik revolution. The monarch at this time was Tsar Nicholas II, who lacked the leadership skills of his father and was unintelligent although some historians believe that he was a "conscientious hard worker".
In the years leading up to the establishment of the Bolshevik Revolution, the country of Russia had undergone multiple wars Rosenberg After the abdication of the Russian throne and a civil war between the Bolsheviks Red Army and the Russian Republic White Armythe Bolsheviks came out victorious and established themselves as the ruling party of Russia.
It was he who provided the ideological basis for the revolution, he who forged the Bolshevik Party into an instrument for insurrection, and he who determined the political strategy to be pursued. He is credited with being the first artist to do this; that is, forsake the visual world for a world of pure feeling and sensation.
The outbreak of the unrest, in Januaryfound Lenin anxious to set down a novel strategy for revolution: the need for the proletariat the working class to win "hegemony" in the democratic revolution The Revolution is worthy of investigation as it is arguably the most significant event of the 20th century, considering that it helped shape many other subsequent events such as the Second World War and the Cold War.
Between March and October the Provisional Government was reorganized four times.