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Leon Trotsky

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Leon Trotsky

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Trotsky was a leader of the Russian Revolution of 1917. In the struggle for power following Lenin's death, however, Joseph Stalin emerged as victor, while Trotsky was removed from all positions of power and later exiled until his assassination by a Stalinist agent in 1940.

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