Nicholas II tried to take charge of the front line in the war and is ineffective. The people caused Nicholas to abdicate because they protested with there slang "bread".
Mass political and social unrest that spread through vast areas of the Russia Empire
Germany ignored Russia and proceeded to try and attack France so Russia declared war
Russia and then the wider Soviet Union became a one-party communist state governed by the Russian Communist Party. Ideologically a communist, he developed a variant of Marxism known as Leninism
Riots and strikes over the scarcity of food erupt in Petrograd and most Russians had given up faith in the leadership.
Bolshevik Party seized power in Russia.
British soldiers shot 26 unarmed civilians during a protest march against internment without trial