Communist Party of the Russian Federation

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Communist Party of the
Russian Federation

Коммунистическая партия Российской Федерации
LeaderGennady Zyuganov
Slogan"Russia, Labour, Democracy, Socialism"
FoundedFebruary 14, 1993
HeadquartersMoscow, Russia
NewspaperPravda, more than 30 regional editions
Youth wingLeninist Komsomol of the Russian Federation
Membership  (2012)156,528[1]
IdeologyCommunism
Marxism–Leninism
Patriotism
Political positionFar-left/Left-wing
International affiliationUnion of Communist Parties — Communist Party of the Soviet Union
ColoursRed
Seats in the State Duma
92 / 450
Seats in the Regional Parliaments
460 / 3,787
Website
kprf.ru
Party flag
KPRF Flag.png
Political parties

The Communist Party of the Russian Federation (Russian: Коммунистическая партия Российской Федерации) is a Communist political party in Russia. It is the second largest political party in Russia. The party says that they are the successor of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union.

Ideology[change | change source]

The party believes in Marxism-Leninism and patriotism. The party is known to have extreme patriotism towards Russia. The party is also known to greatly like Joseph Stalin.

Representation[change | change source]

The party has 92/450 seats in the State Duma, and 411/3,785 seats in the Regional Parliaments. There is also an increase in votes toward the party since 2003-2005.

References[change | change source]

  1. http://minjust.ru/node/2266