Question 1: Compare and contrast "How the Steel Was Tempered" and "Cassandra" focusing on their historical context and themes.
Question 2: "Militarization is an inescapable part of socialism." Using the historical themes in your assigned reading as a source, to what extent do you agree with this statement? Justify your answer.
You may find resources about "How the Steel Was Tempered" here, and about "Cassandra" here.