The Fall Of The Soviet Union

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After a period called “The Era of Stagnation”, the Soviet Union came to an end. So what led to its demise?

Learn More:
The Guardian: Mikhail Gorbachev: I should have abandoned the Communist party earlier

BBC: Perestroika: Reform that changed the world

History Channel: Perestroika and Glasnost

Music Track Courtesy of APM Music: “Vorsprung”

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Written by: Jules Suzdaltsev
Edited by: Caoimhe Carty
Produced by: Cailyn Bradley, Semany Gashaw & Lauren Ellis