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According to the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy One apt definition of war is this war is an actual intentional and widespread-armed conflict between political communities httpplatostanfordeduentrieswar This definition did not seem fit for the conflict between capitalism United States of America communism Union of Soviet Socialist Republics and their followers The struggle was later dubbed the Cold War referring to its lack of physical conflict Though if every aspect of this struggle is examined the name Cold War doesnt serve justice to what it stands for The dispute between communism and capitalism wasnt limited to political distrust and competition Thus the struggle shouldnt solely be classified as a Cold War There is no exact date that marks the beginning of the Cold War but its deepest roots are found in early 1900s with the Russian revolution The people of Russia were unsatisfied with the czarist government in place In 1917 the government was overthrown and Vladimir Ilich Lenin established a new communist government The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics was formed Under the new rule all opposition to the government was eradicated including external obstruction The Soviets called for a worldwide revolution against capitalism which they viewed as an enemy and a threat to their state This was the first punch thrown in the long fight of the Cold War It is widely accepted that the intense rivalry of the Cold War begun in the years to follow World War II more precisely the aftermath of the Yalta Conference In the midst of World War II Germany defied a cease-fire agreement between them and the Soviet Union The Soviets were quick to respond by joining the Western allies France Great Britain and later the United States It seemed that a lasting trust could be formed between the United States and the Soviet Union due to their wartime cooperation but it would deteriorate quickly enough httphistory1900saboutcomgidynamicoffsitehtmsitehttp3A2F2Fwww2worldbookcom In the final days of the war the
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