how did joseph stalin used his position in the communist party and other means to gain control over the ussr?
- AnonymousLv 72 months ago
He exploited his position as general secretary of the CPSU to pit his fellow comrades and enemies against each other.
- larry1Lv 62 months ago
Before communism Stalin started in Georgian organized crime. Once a communist he focused on being the enforcer/ tough guy in charge of security/ police, knowing from the Mafia such a position would make him a top guy or 'the' top guy.
- MikeLv 72 months ago
He eliminated his opposition