Local Communist Party of Russian Federation (KPRF) branch declared 2016 "Year of Stalin" to mark the 80th anniversary of the 1936 USSR Constitution.
ICP, 8th December 2015
KPRF local branch in the central Russian city of Penza, have announced a plan to mark the 80th anniversary of the 1936 USSR Constitution by declaring 2016 the “Year of Stalin” and opening a Stalin Centre.
Communists plan to host scientific conferences, public discussions and free movie screenings at the center.
KPRF branch head Georgy Kamnev said:
“There are lots of falsifications and attacks on Stalin nowadays. We will actively promote facts and information about his era and personality,”
KPRF activists in Penza also decided to declare 2016 as "Year of Stalin".