Palm Sunday Coup of Communists in Bavarian Soviet Republic

Palm Sunday Coup of Communists in Bavarian Soviet Republic

Bavarian Soviet Republic
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On this Palm Sunday, the Communist Party stages a coup against the disorganized coalition of anarchists and socialists who had proclaimed a Soviet Republic in Bavaria a few days ago (Bayerische Räterepublik or Münchner Räterepublik.

Eugen Leviné, the communist leader, starts giving housing to the homeless and turning control of factories over to the workers.

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