This video shows stalins decision on the five year plans. It was chosen as it has a descriptive message. It benefitted the Soviet Union as the Five year plan sought to rapidly induastrialise the Soviet Union.
This source shows farmers on one side of the fence having a hard time harvesting the crops by hand while the farmer on the other side has an easier time using a tractor.This was chosen to show how rapid industrialisation helped farmers. It benefitted the Soviet Union as with such equipment, fewer farm workers would be needed and could go into the cities to be factory workers.
This sorce was chosen to show how Stalin rose to political Power. This shows how Stalim was favoured by all and had help doing so. He had complete control of the media.The mass media (radio, films, television) were all controlled by the state and were only allowed to promote the Stalinist message.
This source shows how fear was among many under Stalins rule.This source was chosen as it showed his power. It shows Stalind rule was not beneficial for the USSR as he enforced party discipline, eliminated ememies and removed any domestic opposition to the Soviet Union.
This political cartoon shows Stalin as a creature trying to conquer the world. This shows how he used propoganda extensively to build up his own profile as the rightful successor to Lenin. He wanted complete control over the world and it is displayed that this is not beneficial to USSR.
The source shows farmers working together harvesting crops. This source is chosen to show how Stalins idea of merging the small individual farmsof the Soviet Union benefits the people. This was extremely beneficial as larger units of land could be farmed more efficiently through mechanism and save time. It was also more in line with the Party's motto' Peace, Land and Bread' for all people, rather than provate land ownership.