Councils of Workers and Soldiers


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  • Workers and Soldiers Councils — (Arbeiter und Soldatenräte)    Inspired by the slogan all power to the councils ( Alle Macht den Raten ), Germany s council system was launched on 3 November 1918 by mutinous sailors in Kiel. Gaining greater support from the Revolutionary Shop… …   Historical dictionary of Weimar Republik

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  • Soldiers' Councils —    See Workers and Soldiers Councils …   Historical dictionary of Weimar Republik

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