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What changes were

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The changes that were seen in Russia after the October Revolution of 1917 was:

• Industries and banks were nationalised, and Bolsheviks also opposed private property. This implies that the control was taken over by the government.


• Peasants started seizing the land of the noble after the land was declared as social property.


• Large houses were distributed according to the family requirements.


• Old titles of the aristocracy were banned.


• New uniforms were designed for the officials and for the army. Example – the soviet hat was chosen in 1918 in clothing competition.


• Despite opposition, the Bolsheviks made peace with Germany at Brest Litovsk.


• Bolshevik was the only party to participate in the elections to the All Russian Congress of Soviets. It later became the parliament of the country. Russia became the one-party state.


• Party controlled the Trade unions. People who criticised Bolsheviks were punished by secret police called the Cheka first, and later OGPU and NKVD.


• Writers and artists supported and rallied for them as it was the symbol of socialism and was also making many changes.


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