Written: Written December 20, 1920
Published: First published in December 20, 1920. Printed from the manuscript.
Source: Lenin Collected Works, 2nd English Printing, Progress Publishers, 1971, Moscow, Volume 42, pages 238c-239a.
Translated: Bernard Isaacs
Transcription\Markup: D. Walters
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1) Directives to be given to Izvestia and Pravda to become more of a production than a political organ and to teach all newspapers of the R.S.F.S,R. to do the same;
2) Bednota to be turned into a production newspaper featuring concrete material and aimed at bringing the peasants and workers, agriculture and industry, closer together.
 These addenda were included in the text of the decision on the question of setting up a special production organ of the press adopted by the plenum of the CC., R.C.P.(B.) on December 20,1920.