Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Russian Federation


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politics Anna Akhmatova
Throughout the later 1940s and until the death of Joseph Stalin in 1953 (which marked an end of the era of repressions and imprisonments), AA was subject to censorship and attempts at suppression. Her Selected...
Reception Anna Akhmatova
However, her poetry was publicly denounced in July this year, and in August the Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union imposed a ban on the journals Zvezda (The Star) and Leningrad...
Residence Anna Akhmatova
A couple of weeks after her broadcast to Leningrad, the Central Committee of the Communist Party , in a desperate attempt to save some few representatives of literary circles, ordered that Akhmatova and others be...


Joseph Stalin , secretary general of the Communist Party 's Central Committee since 1922, began the collectivization of Russian agriculture: in effect a second revolution.
30 July 1937
In Russia the Soviet leadership issued Operational Order no. 00447, which listed nine distinct groups of people subject to punitive measures (i.e. the death penalty), and how many of these people were to be executed...