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communism

is an economic and political system in which the government ones

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Vladimir Lenin

built strong soldiers

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fascism

a political philosophy based on nationalism

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the allies

Great Britain and France known as

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axis powers

Germany Italy and Japan joined forces to become the

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Franklin Roosevelt

the United States joined the Allies

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holocaust

The Nazis effort to wipe out the Jewish people

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genocide

the deliberate destruction of a people

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cold war

a period of tense rivalry

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mohandas Gandhi

led a growing independence

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ideologies

or systems of beliefs

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Korean War

north Korea invaded non-Communist South Korea

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Vietnam war

in 1957 the communists began the

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Ronald Reagan

was expanding U.S military forces

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Mikhail Gorbachev

saw the serious problems

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Terrorism

is criminal activity

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defend

each member in war