The Russian Revolution - OverSimplified (Part 1)

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  2. Layham Layham

    Layham LayhamPred 9 dnevi

    Amazing amazing maza aagya

  3. RIcky Sand - Topic

    RIcky Sand - TopicPred 18 dnevi

    @fret hiiihihihihihihufy


    A GAMING BEAST AGIPred 19 dnevi

    where do you find the soud at 8:04

  5. Thomas J. Simpson

    Thomas J. SimpsonPred 2 meseci

    Do Australian Federation

  6. clayton G

    clayton GPred 2 meseci


  7. Fabian B.

    Fabian B.Pred 6 minutami

    At the part where you talked about monarchies in the west - you forgot the most important monarchy back in the days bro - dislike!

  8. A Lo

    A LoPred uro

    please do oversimplified Stalin

  9. Maria Diaz

    Maria DiazPred 2 urami

    Pause at 5:46 and look at the left and you’ll find waldo

  10. Ann Mcelroy

    Ann McelroyPred 2 urami

    My name is Joseph

  11. IamBrix

    IamBrixPred 4 urami

    Dude you should totally make Historic OverSimplified Trading Cards. It's what I thought the pins were at first. Make some more rare than others, like Washington and Lincoln. Comedic versions of certain figures. Etc. I'd love that. It'd make you some extra money for more content too!

  12. The Senate

    The SenatePred 5 urami

    America revolution: Goal=liberty French revolution:Goal= Chop chop chop Russian revolution: Goal=everyone gets goulash and communism

  13. The Senate

    The SenatePred 5 urami

    england: I like trains France:I like liberty Germany: I like WOrk Russia:I like partying likes its 1066

  14. Болие Лимение

    Болие ЛимениеPred 7 urami

    So bad... as a russian i may say that is so bad and superficially. Oversimplified does not mean that you need to make a bunch of factual mistakes that distort the meaning of the narrative ...

  15. Soukarya Samanta

    Soukarya SamantaPred 8 urami

    11:43 I love how the rat wasn't happy in Tsar's Russia

  16. Henry TheFifth

    Henry TheFifthPred 9 urami

    Before 1917 Russian strong Empire, took 1-3 place in the Europe in export seeds, meat, and other. Very good factory and plants. Communist ruined all!!!!!

  17. Tsar Nicholas II

    Tsar Nicholas IIPred 9 urami

    Communism Is Bad Dude

  18. Antonio Pacelli

    Antonio PacelliPred 13 urami

    I like this thing because it's obviously objective. I like objectivity... it remember me about Truth.

  19. Zaj Nathaniel Cantoria

    Zaj Nathaniel CantoriaPred 14 urami

    Africa weaknest is europe europe weaknest is asia

  20. Caden Napier

    Caden NapierPred 16 urami

    You know what would be cool a vid on westward expansion

  21. Archer Ossmann

    Archer OssmannPred 17 urami

    12:15 japan is kind of scared of russia

  22. Álvaro Soares de Boa Esperança

    Álvaro Soares de Boa EsperançaPred 19 urami

    Gotta love that Russian squat in every painting

  23. Panos Demerliotis

    Panos DemerliotisPred 19 urami

    Did you say I can get a girl.. girl....girlfrie..."Russian athem plays *

  24. Wayne English

    Wayne EnglishPred 20 urami

    The people that disliked are really uncool

  25. Clickmixer

    ClickmixerPred 21 uro

    You made me sad I’ll never get a girlfriend

  26. TakenKing

    TakenKingPred 21 uro

    Love the Waldo reference

  27. Samantha Nguyen

    Samantha NguyenPred 23 urami

    "And even people like you could get a girlfriend" im a girl-

  28. Jøunussalini Of Finland

    Jøunussalini Of FinlandPred dnevom

    Why is no one talking about Nicolas’s “outplaying the people” dance at 16:54? 😂

  29. Jorge Eduardo Velarde Rosso

    Jorge Eduardo Velarde RossoPred dnevom

    Oversimplified is an understatement

  30. Nemesis Prime Dead Matrix

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    That Mobile Suit I knew it from somewhere isn't it variant of Earth Federation mass producted GM from GUNDAM



    Why the Russian people didn't do the same with Alexander ll with Nicolas;

  32. Zaidan The Hacker

    Zaidan The HackerPred dnevom

    Im just realized reason why Nicholas the ii r so bad not cuz the Nicholas itself but the but the guys at 5:59 who say that Nicholas should go to the party lol

  33. the Greatest 3TUltra

    the Greatest 3TUltraPred dnevom

    A big insult to russian story, sorry, so bad

  34. Dzyanis Antoniewicz

    Dzyanis AntoniewiczPred dnevom

    Omg, this is pure commie propoganda

  35. NillaWaafers

    NillaWaafersPred dnevom

    The Romanov family story always makes me so sad, the way they were slaughtered and the childrens deaths so early made me feel so bad. They didn’t deserve to die in such a horrible way

  36. Ian Momanyi

    Ian MomanyiPred dnevom

    8:15 please don't give me hope

  37. Vlad Xavier

    Vlad XavierPred dnevom

    A total hellhole. Imagine being a simple farmer and having a mob of city folk come to your house with Government officials. Then strip you of you rights, your land, your crop, and your belongings. Then you are either put in a train car and sent to a prison or shot on the spot; along with your wife and children.

  38. Emica Censi

    Emica CensiPred dnevom

    I feel so bad for the people who suffered because of their tyrants, until revolutions... really so sad



    5:42 i see waldo is in the left from the khodynka tragedy scene

  40. William Molsom

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    People like me will get girlfriend 😂😂😂😂

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    Ты искал меня? :) ...или у меня шиза??

  43. Anakin Skywalker

    Anakin SkywalkerPred dnevom

    The way he puts sponsors in his video......its just......fascinating

  44. Oliver Wills

    Oliver WillsPred dnevom

    That German Factory Worker Looks Like Adolf

  45. Neville Ramdeholl

    Neville RamdehollPred dnevom

    The Russian revolution and Socialism collapsed simply because the Russian Soviets drove cars with two steering wheels!

  46. M J-F

    M J-FPred dnevom

    I need therapy

  47. lemonyship96

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  48. Gaming Official ch Annel

    Gaming Official ch AnnelPred dnevom

    Huma huma

  49. Wimpy Boy

    Wimpy BoyPred dnevom

    Yea and then in the ussr russia gets worst

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  51. Oscar Valdez

    Oscar ValdezPred dnevom

    Bruhhhhhh 6:18 I died

  52. BLT Blocker

    BLT BlockerPred dnevom

    The protester holding "this sign is heavy" almost made me spit my donut everywhere

  53. PrismStar

    PrismStarPred dnevom

    Honestly whenever this guy says "Bolsheviks" I hear bull****

  54. Blue Ice Journalism

    Blue Ice JournalismPred 2 dnevi

    This is like French Revolution 2.0.

  55. Hunter Simpson

    Hunter SimpsonPred 2 dnevi

    I will say I think cereal is a soup

  56. r4ti007

    r4ti007Pred 2 dnevi

    one of the best advertisement, id iv watch all the internet historian

  57. ManiacMVK

    ManiacMVKPred 2 dnevi

    You missed the point, where Trotzki get a lot of money from the wallstreet to push the revolution.

  58. Olivia Wu

    Olivia WuPred 2 dnevi


  59. Olivia Wu

    Olivia WuPred 2 dnevi

    3:11 3:12

  60. William Gray

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    Joker RulesPred 2 dnevi

    I guys I promise I won’t political Me after drinking three vodka shots 7:15

  62. 문Артем

    문АртемPred 2 dnevi

    French revolution but ending is bad if you look at current situation in Russia.

  63. Justin Lymburner

    Justin LymburnerPred 2 dnevi

    Nicholas II looks like Sam Smith

  64. Am Ber

    Am BerPred 2 dnevi

    5:48 Where is Waldo in the middle to the left of the building.

  65. MaxSpace

    MaxSpacePred 2 dnevi

    8:17 don't... don't bring my hopes up

  66. Vaibhav Sagar

    Vaibhav SagarPred 2 dnevi

    19:29 DAS A LOT OF BLOOD 😂😂

  67. Н Н

    Н НPred 2 dnevi

    Not exactly with industrialization. Russia was industrializing before the Revolution

  68. Michinomiya Hirohito

    Michinomiya HirohitoPred 2 dnevi

    kaiser wilhelm II:YESSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS,stupid Nicolas brother Lenin: ....

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  70. birbgaming XD

    birbgaming XDPred 2 dnevi

    68?! NOT 69 Imediate dislike

  71. Car Bro

    Car BroPred 2 dnevi

    9:42 is THE ABSOLUTE BEST sponser entry

  72. Alice Yeh

    Alice YehPred 2 dnevi

    lol did anyone read animal farm?

  73. British Spy

    British SpyPred 2 dnevi

    The Russian empire was literally just the French monarchy just russian

  74. RYD3R

    RYD3RPred 2 dnevi

    5:42 I like how there is a waldo at the left side of the screen bringing back the old days

  75. JQE

    JQEPred 2 dnevi


  76. Octo Birb

    Octo BirbPred 2 dnevi

    I got an ad for Siberia and skipped at the right time

  77. Tactical Noodles

    Tactical NoodlesPred 2 dnevi

    And its happening again! Russian Revolution Part 3!

  78. King von fan

    King von fanPred 2 dnevi

    Look at lil timmy

  79. Ryan Chow

    Ryan ChowPred 2 dnevi

    "see? the people love me. they're throwing flowers, confetti, and... HIGH GRADE EXPLOSIVES!?!?-" **BOOOM**

  80. Andrew Kelly

    Andrew KellyPred 2 dnevi

    I do wish people would stop with these single frame messages. It isn't funny, it's annoying to have to go back and see what was said, and ruins the flow of the videos.

  81. John Bosch

    John BoschPred 2 dnevi

    Mama mia

  82. Kay Animates

    Kay AnimatesPred 2 dnevi

    I click on the video and the first thing I hear is an ad playing "Sweet Dreams" and a guy saying something about not letting the Soviets get away with something.

  83. Yevhen Rezohlazov

    Yevhen RezohlazovPred 3 dnevi

    11:55 "Start a war instead of treating people better" is still a policy of Russia to this day.

  84. Mootpainter743

    Mootpainter743Pred 3 dnevi

    Damm what’s with cold countrys having bloody sundays like Ireland and Russia

  85. I don't know lol

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  86. Chanel Oberlin

    Chanel OberlinPred 3 dnevi

    Georgia is not Russia!

  87. Cubing Adventures

    Cubing AdventuresPred 2 dnevi

    It used to be

  88. Not Repeating

    Not RepeatingPred 3 dnevi

    Jimmy said he hated his mother, and was punished severely.

  89. Ahmed Tupajic

    Ahmed TupajicPred 3 dnevi

    A moment where the outcome is worse than the situation before the revolution

  90. Prabhu Reuben Thomas

    Prabhu Reuben ThomasPred 3 dnevi


  91. W Abc

    W AbcPred 3 dnevi

    Funny you act like the Western nations were "improving their people's conditions". Improving rich people's affairs is not improving the proletariat and there was a large communist movement in the West. Wouldve been a revolution in Germany in 1920s unless the Social Democrats had used Nazi militias to put it down. And no it wasn't just a tsar ruling as an autocrat with no input from anyone and therefore taking all the blame for social problems. You don't mention any of the classes behind these different political movements except mentioning that the Russian reform of "abolishing" serfdom, had the landlords telling the tsar what to do. The feudal lords and landlords were always influencing the tsar and he would have to decide which route to take to please them. They had all the economic power, and consequently the political power. Likewise the Mensheviks may have been the majority of the Russian Social Democrats but the Bolsheviks managed to create roots among the average people and build a party consisting of the workers. Lenin really wasnt an egoist interested in everyone worshiping him lol. Have you read anything by Lenin? Marx also explicitly wrote against utopia. Communism is a classless and moneyless society, this type of society has existed before on a smaller system, but with capitalism linking everyone, the next communism will also be international. Lenin's immediate goal really wasn't communism but the dictatorship of the proletariat. A dictatorship by the whole class. As Marx wrote, the dictatorship of ten million workers in the case of Germany. 15:43 Ah yes thanks for acknowledging the liberals were not among the workers. Neither were the Mensheviks by the time late 1917 came. Oh yay Western rights to vote. I'm sure the people will love this and really use this to influence the govt as they did in Britain and Germany. Not really those countries were still shit ass places for the proletariat. Bolsheviks don't want to see people suffer. These "rights and reforms" were geared towards revolutionizing class society, from feudalism, to capitalism. Russia being a partly feudal country. Communism was much stronger among the proletariat and later it would be seen that the peasants were a barrier to the construction of one socialist, national economy as they had their own socialist collective farms. Bolsheviks simply looked at a materialist analysis of the economy, i.e. that the powerful classes control the state. You are painting Lenin and Stalin as obsessed with destroying anyone who disagrees with them. This was clearly not true. For example Lenin called Trotsky a dumbass behind his back. But during Lenin's time Trotsky was still a comrade in the party. Lenin and Stalin wrote long denunciations against different members of the party who remained comrades. There is no such attempt to call the tsar a "dictator" or someone who would beat up/kill anyone who disagreed with him. I'm sure i wont be surprised when the Bolshevik Soviet government will be lambasted as a dictatorship of Lenin and then Stalin when really it had lots of control by the formerly lowest members of society, who chose which party member they wanted to run for office. And yes the party was meant to be open to everyone and in the early days it was. There is really not a fair treatment of the Soviets compared to the tsar. Most US Americans might not even know who the tsar was but will probably think the Soviets were worse than the tsar. Same old Cold War CIA propaganda. Ask yourself why the CIA is so interested in painting the Soviets as evil from the start. Did the USSR invade the USA in 1918? No, the USA invaded the USSR in 1918. From the start the white imperialist Western states, whose workers were suffering the same as any other country's proletariat, these states were trying to destroy the USSR, a country meant to be led by the proletariat. And by the way altho Lenin was the middle class son of serf parents, Stalin was dirt poor, on top of that he was a person of color (Georgian) oppressed by the tsar. A reason Lenin liked him

  92. Bleh Blahov

    Bleh BlahovPred 3 dnevi

    12:45 the paintings hahahahahahahahahahahahha

  93. ZD4CHU

    ZD4CHUPred 3 dnevi

    5:48 Waldo

  94. ADITYA_gaming

    ADITYA_gamingPred 3 dnevi

    thanks i got history paper in three days, hopefully it will help me instead of sitting and watching some dogs trying not to make me saw AWWWWWWW......

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  96. Sanjay

    SanjayPred 3 dnevi

    8:14 Wtf , fk u oversimplified

  97. diehardsmokerbuddy

    diehardsmokerbuddyPred 3 dnevi

    Here is for over simplified. The Tzar became an incompetent leader, many political factions in Russia banded together to depose the Tzar and the Bolsheviks had the most support which is why the USSR became communist.

  98. CayBean Gamer

    CayBean GamerPred 3 dnevi

    Soo uh... you told us where to get NORDVPN if we don't like our identity being stolen but um... whats the number for therapy if we do.

  99. William Nota

    William NotaPred 3 dnevi

    Mr Oversimplified the Phillipine American War Pls

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    Gonna check out that VPN thing

  101. rizky gaming

    rizky gamingPred 3 dnevi

    17:42 you dit it

  102. PortavogieChristian

    PortavogieChristianPred 3 dnevi

    Lol Communism always fails

  103. Danilo Alves

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  104. Carmela DS

    Carmela DSPred 3 dnevi

    The French Revolution+Vodka--Guilotine=Russian Revolution

  105. cahillyio cat

    cahillyio catPred 3 dnevi

    17:37 lol

  106. Emerson Lindner

    Emerson LindnerPred 3 dnevi

    The fact its 68% is so infuriating.

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