Essay on Stalin
leader to become the ruler of a single-party state.
Joseph Stalin was one of the most important leaders that was at the head of the USSR. He established the political and economic structure that remained in place until the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991. As Bruce Pawley states, “The Politburo, the Party’s leading organ, had become his rubber stamp. Now, at last, he no longer had to play the role of a moderate”, Stalin was very sly and gained his position by “stabbing in the back” his