Political scientist: The grand historical scale of Lenin’s personality is unique

31.03.2020, Moscow.

The greatness of the historical scale of Lenin’s personality does not allow us to put him on the same level with other major historical figures because of his uniqueness. Doctor of Political Science Vladimir Pavlenko stated this during an interview with a Rossa Primavera News Agency correspondent.


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Essence of Time. Volume II

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This is the translation of the ten chapters from Volume II of the book Essence of Time. Each one of them contains Sergey Kurginyan’s thoughts about the essence of our time, about its metaphysics, its dialectics, and their reflection in the key aspects of relevant Russian and global politics. The central theme of the series is the search for paths and mechanisms to escape the systemic and global dead end for all humanity in all of its dimensions: from the metaphysical to the gnoseological, ethical, and anthropological. Thus, to escape the sociopolitical, technological, and economical dead end.
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Essence of Time. Chapter 20

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(Links to previous Chapters are available here: Volume I and Chapters 1112131415161718, 19)

June 14, 2011.

 

PART ONE. ACTIVITY

 

In the beginning, I want to discuss our organization and its activity.

If we are only talking, if we are educating one another, and even if we have  intelligent discussions on forums or at conferences, then there is no organization. An organization means activity. Activity, which needs to be planned. Activity, which needs organizational and intellectual support.
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Kurginyan: Putin declares war on West’s key myths

28.01.2020, Moscow.

The President of Russia Vladimir Putin has declared war on the West in its attempts to desecrate the Russian and Soviet sacrifice at the altar of the victory over Nazism, the leader of the Essence of Time movement Sergey Kurginyan wrote in his article “The Katechon” published in the movement’s official newspaper on January 24.
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Essence of Time. Chapter 19

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(Links to previous Chapters are available here: Volume I and Chapters 11121314151617, 18)

June 7, 2011.

 

PART ONE. ACTIVITIES

 

I begin each program in this cycle with the subject of our activity.

Let us begin with its specific aspects. We decided to conduct a second public opinion poll. A more detailed and deeper one, the results of which will help us answer a number of questions. This is a large project that will once again require great effort from us. Sociologists agreed to participate in this project. They have already finalized a questionnaire and created a group that will conduct a mathematical analysis of the survey results. More than one and a half thousand volunteers have also said they agree to conduct the survey.
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Kurginyan: We must move in Marxism’s wake on an untrodden path

18.11.2019, Moscow.

The wager on neo-Marxism is pointless: we need to find something that has not been completely named and revealed, but which lies at the foundation of classical Marxism. Philosopher and political scientist Sergey Kurginyan stated this in his opening speech on November 16 at the scientific-practical conference of the Essence of Time movement, where the conceptual manifesto The Dialectics of the Spirit was presented.
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Russia is standing on a cliff but still can be saved – Kurginyan

14.11.2019, Moscow.

The Russian state is defective; but it if fails, the situation will become only worse. It must live, and new existential forces need to evolve inside it, political scientist and leader of the Essence of Time movement Sergey Kurginyan said in an interview to the Editor-in-Chief of the Zavtra newspaper Aleksandr Prokhanov published on the Essence of Time Youtube channel on November 13.
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Kurginyan: Soviet Communism collapsed because Bolsheviks forgot about the spirit

06.11.2019, Moscow.

The Soviet communists took care of feeding the people, but they completely forgot about human spiritual needs, and this resulted in the disintegration of the Soviet Union, the political scientist and the leader of the Essence of Time movement Sergey Kurginyan stated in the interview with the Literaturnaya Gazeta on October 23.
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