Vol. IV, No. 2
...in 1933 the Council of People's Commissars published a decree entitled Ab zmienach i sprashchenni bielaruskaha pravapisa. By this time political considerations had superseded linguistic ones...The introduction to the 1933 decree leaves us in no doubts..: <...Byelorussian national democracy, proceeding from its bourgeois, counter-revolutionary aims, has carried out its subversive saboteurs' work on both the economic and the cultural front, including the sphere of language...
...With the aims of the decisive eradication from Byelorussian orthography of national-democratic influences and distortions, ... the Council of People's Commissars of the BSSR decrees the introduction into the existing orthography of the following reforms...>