Communism , by:Leila M (hour 2)
Communism is a type of government and philosophy to make a society where everything is equal. Started in the 19th Century , used in WWII ,used around the world. In WWII the Germans were highly against Communism. People started Communism because it was thought to help. Some aspects of it were of private properties, a single central bank, no inheritance rights, government tightly controlled labor, all property rights confiscated,etc. Communism took over Eastern Europe after WWII. It was a big disruption after WWII, it helped cause the Cold War and other conflicts and riots.
One of the Communist parties were the Soviet Union, founded by Vladimir Lenin on January 1st 1912-1991. (Above us Soviet Union flag and below is the map)