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Soviet constitution and the rights of Soviet citizens

Johnson, Hewlett

Soviet constitution and the rights of Soviet citizens

by Johnson, Hewlett

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Published by National Council for British-Soviet Unity in London .
Written in English


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Statementby Hewlett Johnson.
ContributionsNational Council for British-Soviet Unity.
The Physical Object
Pagination8 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19965876M

  (1) Citizens' exercise of their rights and freedoms is inseparable from the performance of their duties and obligations. (2) Citizens of the USSR are obliged to observe the Constitution of the USSR and Soviet laws, comply with the standards of socialist conduct, and uphold the honor and dignity of Soviet citizenship. Article 60 [Duty to Work]. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rights and freedoms of soviet citizens. Moscow: Novosti Press Agency Pub. House, (OCoLC)

  In , Stalin unveiled a new constitution. The New York Times enthused: “Today, when the democratic-bourgeois cause is on the defensive the proposed new Soviet Constitution brings it unexpected aid and comfort.”The document in question promised broad civil liberties and economic guarantees to all Soviet : Ian Ona Johnson. Amendments to the Constitution. In October , draft amendments and additions to the Constitution were published in the Soviet media for public discussion. Following the public review process, the Supreme Soviet adopted the amendments and additions in December Enacted by: Supreme Soviet of the Soviet Union.

The Soviet civil rights movement is neither centrally organized nor in any general sense anti-Soviet. It concerns itself mainly with the difficulties of the Soviet citizens detained by the authorities because they have asserted the rights to freedom of expression and assembly guaranteed by the Constitution . Constitutions, Soviet in the USSR, documents that define the principles of the socialist social and state structure of the USSR and of the Union and autonomous republics, the system of Soviet state bodies and the principles of their organization and activity, and the basic rights and duties of Soviet citizens and the material and legal guarantees for.


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Drawing on rich archival sources,this book uses the discussion of the draft Constitution to examine discourse between the central state leadership and citizens about the new Soviet social contract, which delineated the roles the state and citizens should play in Author: Samantha Lomb. Drawing on rich archival sources, this book uses the discussion of the draft Constitution to examine discourse between the central state leadership and citizens about the new Soviet social contract, which delineated the roles the state and citizens should play in developing socialism.

For the central leadership, mobilizing its citizenry in. Constitution (fundamental law) of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, as amended by the Supreme Soviet of the USSR on Februon the. Citizens of the USSR enjoy in full the social, economic, political and personal rights and freedoms proclaimed and guaranteed by the Constitution of the USSR and by Soviet laws.

The socialist system ensures enlargement of the rights and freedoms of citizens and continuous improvement of their living standards as social, economic, and cultural development programmes are fulfilled.

Stalin’s Constitution of the USSR. Moscow, USSR. December ARTICLE 1. The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics is a socialist state of workers and peasants.

ARTICLE 2. The Soviets of Working People's Deputies, which grew and attained strength as a result of the overthrow of the landlords and capitalists and the achievement of the File Size: 70KB.

Book Description. The Soviet Union comprehensively governed the mobility of its citizens by barring emigration and strictly regulating internal migration. In the aftermath of the Soviet collapse, the constitution and laws of the new Russian Federation appeared to herald a complete break with the repressiveness of the previous government.

The Russian Socialist Federated Soviet Republic, recogniz- ing equal rights of all citizens, irrespective of their racial or national connections, proclaims all privileges on this ground, as well as oppression of national minorities, to be in contradiction with the fundamental laws of the Republic.

- ated Soviet Republic Resolution of the 5th All-Russian Congress of Soviets, adopted on J T HE declaration of rights the laboring and exploited peo- ple (approved by the third All-Russian Congress of Soviets in January, )) together with the Constitution of the SovietFile Size: KB.

Soviet constitutions declared certain political rights, such as freedom of speech, freedom of assembly, and freedom of religion. They also identified a series of economic and social rights, as well as a set of duties of all citizens.

The legislature was to be elected at periodical elections. Drawing on rich archival sources, this book uses the discussion of the draft Constitution to examine discourse between the central state leadership and citizens about the new Soviet social contract, which delineated the roles the state and citizens should play in developing socialism.

For the central leadership, mobilizing its citizenry in 4/5(2). assembled in Congress, where they decided unanimously to form the "Union of Socialist Soviet Republics," is a sure guarantee that this Union is a free federation of peoples equal in rights, that the right to freely withdraw from the Union is assured to each Republic, that access to the UnionFile Size: KB.

Social Rights in the Soviet Dictatorship: The Constitutional Right to Welfare from Stalin to Brezhnev The Soviet Union was a dictatorship, but the concept of rights always structured the theoretical edifice of political life, and from the s it contributed to the people’s real experience of the socioeconomic order.

The Soviet Union comprehensively governed the mobility of its citizens by barring emigration and strictly regulating internal migration. In the aftermath of the Soviet collapse, the constitution and laws of the new Russian Federation appeared to herald a complete break with the repressiveness of the previous government.

Russian law now proclaims the right of Russian citizens. From Article “Citizens’ exercise of their rights and freedoms is inseparable from the performance of their duties and obligations.” “Citizens of the USSR are obliged to observe the Constitution of the USSR and the Soviet laws, comply with the standards of socialist conduct, and uphold the honor and dignity of Soviet citizenship.”.

CHAPTER FIVE. The fundamental problem of the constitution of the Russian Socialist federated Soviet Republic involves, in view of the present transition period, the establishment of a dictatorship of the urban and rural proletariat and the poorest peasantry in the form of a powerful All-Russian soviet authority, for the purpose of abolishing the exploitation of men by men and introduction.

Federative Soviet Republic makes its aim to give the workers and poorest peasants complete all-round and free education. Article The Russian Socialist Federative Soviet Republic declares labor to be the duty of all citizens of the Republic, and proclaims the slogan: 'He File Size: KB. The Soviet state and all its bodies function on the basis of socialist law, ensure the maintenance of law and order, and safeguard the interests of society and the rights and freedoms of citizens.

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In the aftermath of the Soviet collapse. The Constitution of the United States is a statement of funda. mental principles which are accepted as the supreme law of the land. Although the Constitution of the Soviet Union is also said to be the.

fundamental law of the land and is said to serve as the legal basis by: 1. A succession of dedicated human rights groups were set up after the Action Group for the Defense of Human Rights in the USSR went public in May with an appeal to the UN Human Rights Committee; the Committee on Human Rights in the USSR was established in ; and a Soviet section of Amnesty International appeared in The groups variously wrote appeals.

Vol’pin, a mercurial mathematician, and Valery Chalidze, a scientist turned legal scholar, argued that Soviet citizens already had rights. They were spelled out in the Stalin constitution .Constitution of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics book. The constitution repealed restrict Constitution of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. the Constitution recognized collective social and economic rights including the rights to work, rest and leisure /5.