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Communist Pairty o the Soviet Union

The Communist Pairty o the Soviet Union (Roushie: Коммунистическая партия Советского Союза, КПСС), abbreviatit in Scots as CPSU,[note 1] wis the foondin an rulin poleetical pairty o the Union o Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR).

Communist Pairty o the
Soviet Union

Коммунистическая партия Советского Союза (Kommunisticheskaya partiya Sovetskogo Soyuza)
Foonder Vladimir Lenin
Slogan "Wirkers o the warld, unite!"
Foondit 1 Januar 1912
Dissolved 29 August 1991
Precedit bi Roushie Social Democratic Labour Pairty
Newspaper Pravda
Youth weeng Komsomol
Young Pioneers
Membership 19 million (1986)
Ideology Communism
Marxism–Leninism
Poleetical poseetion Far-left
Internaitional affiliation Comintern (until 1943), Cominform (till 1956)
Colours Reid
Anthem "The Internaitionale"

NotesEedit

  1. Sometimes referred tae as the Soviet Communist Pairty (SCP). Note, the pairty haed fower different names during its existence;
    • Roushie Social Democratic Labour Pairty (bolsheviks) (1912–1918)
    • Roushie Communist Pairty (bolsheviks) (1918–1925)
    • Aw-Union Communist Pairty (bolsheviks) (1925–1952) (Russian acronym, VKP(b))
    • Communist Pairty o the Soviet Union (1952–1991)