Category Archives: 8. CPSU & Peace propaganda

The Status of these Archives (2018)

In 1992, for a period of five months, Vladimir Bukovsky was given access to the archives of the CPSU Central Committee in Moscow. The new Russian government of Boris Yeltsin asked him to speak as a witness on its behalf … Continue reading

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The Peace Movement and the Soviet Union (1982)

Commentary, 5 January 1982 “Peace will be preserved and strengthened if the people take the cause of peace into their own hands and defend it to the end” Joseph Stalin, 1952 The “struggle for peace” has always been a cornerstone … Continue reading

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6 January 1981*, St 244/11

Secretariat. About participation of Soviet delegation in the International Youth Peace Forum in Helsinki; file includes 2 February report on the results. [R 6 January 1981, St 244-11] total 18 pp (excerpts). =============================================================== [pages nine to eleven, request from B. … Continue reading

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16 December 1980*, St 241/9

Secretariat. Negotiations between Soviet and US Academies of Science to resume contacts  broken off in early 1980 (8 pp). [R 16 December 1980] Excerpt. ======================================================== [page one of eight] Workers of all Lands, Unite! [Vertical text along left-hand margin] Return … Continue reading

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