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He declared at a special political conference attended by representatives of the VWP, government, front groups, mass organizations, religious groups, business people, and educational and cultural bodies in Hanoi on 27 March 1964: "We are elated by the great achievements we have recorded," but he added a caveat: "The sense of responsibility is not yet very high, the products are not yet of very good quality, bureaucratism, waste and corruption are still rife.
Texts that touch upon corruption include key words and phrases such as "corruption," "building a clean government," "investigation of major cases," "against bureaucratism," and "against waste and extravagance.
In the neoliberal era, the key political question was how to construct a new world beyond the disappointments of the planned state economy, and the bureaucratism of the Fordist era; how to construct a world in which the creative energies of society, and the spirit of initiative of individuals, could be given free rein.
Workers' control at all levels in the state-owned enterprises, institutions and other entities of the state to fight bureaucratism and corruption.
Among other things, the most severe problems concerned by the Party and people are the four forms of decadence: formalism, bureaucratism, hedonism, and extravagance.
It criticized mainly the practices of seeking privileges, misuse of authority, abuse of power and bureaucratism manifested in the party," North Korea's official KCNA news agency reported.
Many of the proponents of Trotsky's admission to the United Kingdom were patently not receptive to his ideas, leaving his followers to chart a narrow course between British socialism's residual liberalism and the unpromising bureaucratism of Fabian intellectuals or stalinists.
For instance, the authors confessed to mistakes during the purges in 1969 and 1970, ([dagger]) ([dagger]) ([dagger]) ([dagger]) ([dagger]) ([dagger]) they criticised formalism, bureaucratism, and problems of the economy.
Xi, who has been in office for a year, has implemented a high-profile campaign to eradicate "formalism, bureaucratism, hedonism and extravagance" among Communist Party members.
BEIJING -- Xi Jinping, leader of the Communist Party of China (CPC), said Tuesday that the CPC's upcoming year-long campaign will be a "thorough cleanup" of undesirable work styles such as formalism, bureaucratism, hedonism and extravagance.
He said that the country must resolutely reject formalism, bureaucratism, hedonism and extravagance, and resolutely fight against corruption and other misconduct in all manifestations.
Our party faces many severe challenges, and there are also many pressing problems within the party that need to be resolved, particularly corruption, being divorced from the people, going through formalities and bureaucratism caused by some party officials," Xi said.