Ivan The Terrible Analysis

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Power in many cases, blinds the person from seeing both sides of a problem or not thinking something through. In my knowledge, people in history with absolute power tend to make huge mistakes because they didn 't think an idea through or were only focused on what they want. Ivan the terrible was a young, absolute leader of Russia. He made good decisions at first, but then started making mistakes. Ivan only trusted the head of the church, and no one else. He slaughter his own people and created the Oprichniki as a cruel police system within a system. Ivan was stubborn and wanted his son to remarry, and when his son didn 't, Ivan killed his son. Ivan believed he could do anything he wanted and get away with it. His decisions ruined his
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