Communist Pairty o the Soviet Union

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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 wing 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"

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).

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  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)