Lithuanian socialist party
socialist party was founded in 1994 March 26 in Vilnius. The
principal creators of LSP were J.Sakalauskas, A. Visockas and
M. Bugakovas. A. Visockas was elected as the first leader of LSP.
Since 1997 the leader of the party have been Mindaugas Stakvilevičius,
Ph.D. in physics and mathematics and a well known public figure. The VII Congress of LSP
on 28 of October have elected the new leader of the party - a scientist Giedrius Petružis.
The premier assistant of LSP was comfirmed a public man - Antanas Barcys,
assistants - a political scientist Michailas Bugakovas,
and a businessman - Jaroslavas Kozlovskis,
the secretary of LSP Board is Liongina Daktaraitytė.
The highest organ of the party is the
Congress of LSP. It elects the Council of the party,
which elects the party Board.
The credo of LSP program is socialism,
democracy and independence. The program of LSP is oriented towards
the social state of Lithuania and in the future towards
the new socialism. In foreign politics our party emphasizes
the need for consistent policy of neutrality, good and friendly
relations with all states, especially our neighbours.
LSP ideology is based on methodology
of dialectical materialism, theory of Marxism and contemporary
social science. Socialists unambiguously disassociate from
stalinism and totalitarianism theories and practice. LSP propagate
the new XXI century socialism.