Single Party States

Some articles on party, single party states, single, states:

Organisation Of The Communist Party Of The Soviet Union
... The organisation of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union was based on the principles of democratic centralism ... The governing body of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union (CPSU) was the Party Congress which initially met annually but whose meetings became less frequent, particularly under Joseph Stalin ... Party Congresses would elect a Central Committee which, in turn, would elect a Politburo ...
History Of Scotland - Early 20th Century - Interwar Politics
... After World War I the Liberal Party began to disintegrate and Labour emerged as the party of progressive politics in Scotland, gaining a solid following among working ... However, the "Reds" operated within the Labour Party and had little influence in Parliament in the face of heavy unemployment the workers' mood changed to passive despair by the late 1920s ... government from 1922 to 1923 and another Scot, Ramsey MacDonald, would be the Labour Party's first Prime Minister in 1924 and again from 1929-35 ...
Organisation Of The Communist Party Of The Soviet Union - Lower Levels
... At lower levels, the organizational hierarchy was managed by Party Committees, or partkoms (партком) ... The bottom level of the Party was the primary party organization (первичная партийная организация) or party cell ... The management of a cell was called party bureau/partbureau (партийное бюро, партбюро) ...
History Of Scotland - Early 20th Century - War and Political Realignment
... Conservatives in England and Wales, they adopted the name Unionist Party in Scotland ... organisations, including the Independent Labour Party, joined to make the British Labour Party in 1906, with Keir Hardie as its first chairman ...
Single-party State - Concept
... Some single party states only outlaw opposition parties, while allowing subordinate allied parties to exist as part of a permanent coalition such as a popular front ... Within their own countries, dominant parties ruling over single-party states are often referred to simply as the Party ... For example, in reference to the Soviet Union, the Party meant the Communist Party of the Soviet Union in reference to the former People's Republic ...

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