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The New Constitution Of 1936

  • New constitution design -convince Russians& SU, free society. Establish Stalin’s dictatorship
  • Communist party close control on central government
  • Features of new constitution…
  • Secret voting, elections 4 years , candidates- elections approved by communist party Vote of 18 freedom of speech
  • New constitution freedoms were allowed approval by communist party
  • Communist party only legal party in elections
  • Democratic country – power- communist party
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Living & Working Conditions

  • Rapid industrial growth workers = harsh living working conditions
  • Big projects – done prisoners, peasants opposed collectivisation
  • Conditions bad = death during construction
  • Cities couldn’t provide housing – expanded population forced share homes
  • Poor wages. Food shortages
  • Crime rose – 5 year plan
  • Fail to meet target – blamed saboteurs
  • Who obstructed progress – shot. 5 minor shot 49 arrested, imprisoned innocent
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