TITLE

The New Russian Enigma

AUTHOR(S)
Brant, Irving
PUB. DATE
February 1944
SOURCE
New Republic;2/28/44, Vol. 110 Issue 9, p272
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the constitutional amendment of the Soviet Union permitting each of the sixteen Soviet republics to have independent international relations and sign treaties with foreign powers. Decision to convert the Red Army into sixteen federated Republican armies, each with a commissar of defense; Continuation of a centralized socialistic economy directed from Moscow throughout the sixteen republics; Statement that rights of autonomy would have no appeal to a non-communist state which had real freedom of action.
ACCESSION #
14667875

 

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