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Both the French and Russian revolutions occurred because of two main reasons Both of these revolutions were the direct results of bad leadership and a bad economy These two reasons along with other factors caused both of these revolutions Although they were both similar they also had differences A difference between the two is that the Russians had an unsuccessful pre-revolution in 1905 Another difference between these two revolutions is the fact that the French turned towards a democracy while the Russian government became communist In 1905 Russia had a prerevolution that was put down of the Czar Instead of learning from this prerevolution Czar Nicholas II made a very big mistake by in not introducing some reforms to correct the problems So because of his actions the situation grew worse In 1917 the Russians were fighting in World War I A good majority of the Russian people were weary and uncontent with the way the war was going and with the Czars rule This uncontent along with economic hardships caused riots and demonstrations to break out The Czar called for the army to put down the revolution as they did in 1905 But the army joined the revolt and the Czar was kicked out of power soon afterwards A temporary government was set up to decide on what kind of government Russia was gonna set up Two political parties were set up The Bolsheviks were one of the two The leader of the Bolshevik party was a man named Lenin Lenin was a firm believer of the theories and ideas of Karl Marx So with his slogan of Bread Peace and Land Lenin gained the support of the peasants and gained control of Russia and setup a communist state The French revolution was also caused by
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