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Social security in a Soviet America

I. Amter

Social security in a Soviet America

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Published by Workers Library in New York .
Written in English


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StatementI. Amter.
The Physical Object
Pagination47p. ;
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18987835M

The architects and builders of the socialist society of the future will be the socialist generations themselves. Production becomes social, but appropriation remains private. But after a certain period, where there is abundance and even superabundance, the absurdity of strict wage regulation will become apparent. All these forms have been widely applied. The same general attitude is taken with regard to war.

Under the American Soviet government with such an organized industrial system, economic crises, clogging of the markets through over-production, cannot take place. One-fifth of them were under-weight from under-nourishment. Inworkers lost the right to change jobs. And your important and most treasured books, which came well-bound from the print shops of the socialist society, have been rebound in fancy leather, by an old-fashioned bookbinder, a real craftsman. The Supreme Court, instead of being dictatorial and virtually legislative, as in the United States, will be purely juridical and entirely under the control of the C.

Just the opposite, for any kind of regimentation such as that imposed by the present social order will be utterly repugnant to the free and independent citizens of the socialist future. The problem with this approach is that there is a price to be paid to cutting programs and services, just as there is for raising taxes. Work and benefits under Stalin: The Five Year Plans and collectivisation were moves made to move away from the compromise with capitalism under the NEP. This program is succeeding; the evils of alcoholism are definitely on the decline. Not even in the darkest days of the civil war, when hunger and pestilence were rampant, was the welfare of the youth ever lost sight of in the U.


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Social security in a Soviet America book

Bibliography See J. The present division of society into classes, under which the few have all the privileges and the many are condemned to poverty and insecurity, carries with it a number of artificial and unnatural divisions which deform the individual and prevent the all-around development of his personality and his harmonious association with his kind.

Social security

Average worker living in a dormitory had just 3 square metres of space. Unemployment insurance is administered by each state under the overall supervision of the U. Inthe Soviet Union adopted comprehensive social security plans as part of their socialist economy.

Under Socialism men and women strive for superiority in achievement just as naturally as boys do in a foot race. In Great Britain, the National Insurance Act, devised by David Lloyd George, was passed inand a compulsory unemployment insurance program as well as old-age insurance and sickness insurance programs were established.

The economic base of crime is destroyed. Disability benefits began inand in Congress signed Medicare into law. Crops are sold either directly to the government, to the cooperatives, or, in a very rapidly lessening extent, upon the open local markets.

The whole purpose of such a government will be to advance the welfare of those who do useful work. On all sides she confronts medieval sex taboos, assiduously cultivated by the church, State and bourgeois moralists.

The revolutionary unions of the Trade Union Unity League are the nucleus of the eventual great labor organizations of Soviet America.

It is our destiny, here and now, to live in the time of the decay and death agony of capitalism. The decision can be Fully Favorable the ALJ finds the claimant disabled as of the date that s he alleges in the application through the presentPartially Favorable the ALJ finds the claimant disabled at some point, but not as of the date alleged in the application; OR the ALJ finds that the claimant was disabled but has improvedor Unfavorable the ALJ finds that the claimant was not disabled at all.

While the whole trend of the revolutionary workers is against violence, they always have an iron fist for counter-revolution.

Withering away of labour and money This labour will be highly organised and therefore disciplined in the interests of efficiency in production. This fear is essentially a class fear. While the exigencies of the revolutionary struggle against the counter-revolution made it necessary, from time to time, to confine a considerable number of political prisoners, this need is now fast passing with the consolidation of the Socialist regime and the liquidation of the last remnants of the exploiting classes in the Soviet Union.

The cause of modern war is, as we have already seen, the imperialistic policies of the capitalist nations to rob the colonial peoples, to smash back the growing revolutionary movement, to crush each other in the world struggle for markets, raw materials and territory. The American Soviet government, immediately it takes power, will deal a shattering blow to the whole monstrous Jim-Crowism.

Conclusion: Communists believed that all people had a duty to work and all people had the right to certain benefits, Fromnone of the economic systems delivered a satisfactory relationship between work and benefits.

Every device to simplify and reduce housework is spread among the masses with all possible dispatch. There are women generals in the Red Army, women ambassadors, etc.

The great art treasures of the rich will be confiscated and assembled in museums for the enjoyment and instruction of the toiling masses. But the most adaptable and basic are the artels and the State farms. Coal sheds and under-stairs were converted into accommodation.

Social Security (United States)

In some important respects it touched the highest peaks our race has yet known; and in the Golden Age of Pericles it came to its fullest flower. Theirs will be an individuality growing out of and harmonizing with the interests of all.

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