“Uzbek working people are destroying the kulaks”, Soviet poster, 1920s.
Dekulakization - Wikipedia
All kulaks were assigned to one of three categories:
- to be shot or imprisoned as decided by the local secret political police
- to be sent to Siberia, the North, the Urals or Kazakhstan, after confiscation of their property
- to be evicted from their houses and used in labour colonies within their own districts
Dekulakization (Russian: раскулачивание, raskulachivanie; Ukrainian: розкуркулення, rozkurkulennia) was the Soviet campaign of political repressions, including arrests, deportations, and executions of millions of wealthy peasants and their families in the 1929–1932 period of the First five-year plan. To facilitate the e...