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Police Search Communist Party Offices as Online Voting Controversy Continues
The Communist Party is challenging the results of Russia’s State Duma elections.
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Russia’s Communists Lead Protests Over ‘Colossal’ Vote Fraud
Over a thousand Russians packed Saturday a central square in Moscow to protest alleged mass electoral fraud at last week State Duma elections.
Russian Communist Party Says Won’t Recognize Moscow E-Voting Results
Several Communist Party candidates who looked set to win suddenly fell behind United Russia candidates as soon as e-voting results were released.
‘The Leftward Turn Is Inevitable’: In Lenin’s Hometown, Russian Communists Strive for Soviet Revival
Despite Kremlin pressure, the party is hoping to use popular discontent over falling living standards to gain in Duma elections this week.
Jesus Was the First Communist, Russian Party Leader Says
Communist Party leader Gennady Zyuganov's comments are a far cry from the state atheism of the Soviet Union.
Real Politics Is Being Forced on Russia’s Communist Party
The Kremlin is abandoning attempts to cosplay democracy and relying more openly on the suppression of any critical voices, including the KPRF.
Russia’s Last Stalin Avenue Removes Dictator’s Bust Days After Installation
The monument, put up by local Communist Party members, ignited deep-seated divisions over Stalin's legacy.
who's in charge
Russian Communist Party Leader Denies Resignation Rumors
Far-right LDPR party leader Vladimir Zhirinovsky previously said that Zyuganov, 76, would recuse himself at the next Communist Party congress.
Russia’s Communists Are Split Over Support for Navalny
The opposition activist’s jailing is upsetting the balance between the party’s pro-Kremlin leadership and radical grassroots membership.
Russian Communist Lawmaker Detained for ‘Observing’ Navalny Protests
“The authorities have long been preparing for this, seeking out various ways to silence Nikolai,” his colleague wrote.
Moscow Communists Spread Coronavirus Vaccine Misinformation – Reports
Leaflets reportedly called Covid-19 vaccination the “rebirth of fascism” and equated the jab to weapons of mass destruction.
Communists Campaign Against Reforms Giving Putin More Years in Power
The reforms would reinforce Russia's “presidential dictatorship and oligarchic rule,” the party said.
Why Should Bernie Sanders Apologize for Communism?
American memory politics of the communist past is first and foremost a whip for ideological disciplining.
‘Disappointed’ Russian Communists Demand Apology and Reshoot of ‘Game of Thrones’ Finale
“There are many fans of this series in our party because it demonstrates the consequences of monarchism," the official said.
Russian Government Rejects Proposal to Fine Officials for Insulting Citizens
The proposal came after lawmakers passed a bill that introduced fines for disrespecting the authorities.
Anti-Communists Detained at Stalin Commemoration in Moscow
The two activists were detained after shouting abuse at Stalin's statue.
Russian Lawmakers Propose Fining Government Officials for Insulting Citizens
Public officials across Russia have increasingly made national headlines for being caught insulting regular citizens.
Moscow Deputy Beaten on the Street Where He Pushed to Install Lamp Posts
“Ironically, I was attacked exactly where I sought to install additional lighting,” Kirill Chirkin said.
Communists’ Religious Feelings Were Violated by Proposal to Replace Lenin’s Body, Party Official Says
The official said that the proposal had violated Russia’s Criminal Code by insulting religious feelings and inciting hatred.
No, Communism Is Not Making a Comeback in Russia (Op-ed)
We shouldn't confuse left-leaning protest with an appetite for socialist revolution.
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