Essence of Time. Chapter 21

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(Links to previous Chapters are available here: Volume I and Volume II)

At this stage of our intellectual and political marathon, I would like to have a very confidential conversation. I do not even know if such a confidential conversation is possible right now. But I’ll still try to begin it, since it is necessary.  With a deep hope that it will work out.

Some of those who watch the “The Essence of Time” program very carefully react to it in an understandable, but overly simplistic and one-dimensional way. They say: “You are talking about some kind of damage. You think that those with whom you are conversing are damaged. And this means that you are standing in a position of arrogance, that you look at us like at some damaged material, and you are preaching to us about how exactly this material should be mended. ”


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Kurginyan: Moscow must not miss moment when Armenia turns to Russia

20.11.2020, Moscow.

An Armenian political course that would put the national interests of its people at the forefront is more acceptable to Russia than the current pro-Western course of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, said the leader of the Essence of Time movement, political scientist Sergey Kurginyan on November 15 on the air of the Evening with Vladimir Solovyov TV program on Russia One channel.


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Kurginyan: Chaos benefits the US elite

09.06.2020, Moscow.

American elites are satisfied with the radicalization and pathologization of racial processes occurring in the United States, said political scientist, the leader of the Essence of Time movement Sergey Kurginyan  on the air of the Evening with Vladimir Solovyov TV program at the Russia One channel on  June 7.


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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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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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Essence of Time. Chapter 18

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(Links to previous Chapters are available here: Volume I and Chapters 111213141516, 17)

May 31, 2011.

 

PART ONE. ACTIVITY.

 

We have already agreed to begin by discussing our activity. And because many questions are being posed about this activity and activity in general, we must try to give clear answers… This is very important.
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Essence of Time. Chapter 17

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(Links to previous Chapters are available here: Volume I and Chapters 1112131415, 16)

May 24, 2011.

Today the residents of Donbass awarded me with the Miner’s Glory of the I degree badge. Meanwhile, I again peered intently into the very aged faces of those who had once managed separate branches of the Soviet economy and the Soviet economy as a whole.

These are amazingly pure faces; these are people on whose faces it is written that they didn’t steal, that they did not derive unparalleled joy from grand larceny. It is written so clearly on their faces; and especially now, with age taking its toll, it becomes even scarier, for it is very clear what has come to replace them.


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Essence of Time. Chapter 16

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(Links to previous Chapters are available here: Volume I and Chapters 11121314, 15)

May 17, 2011.

 

ACTIVITY AND RELEVANT POLITICS

 

I would like to once again start with our activity; and for this purpose, I will read part of a transcript titled “Meeting with Great Patriotic War veterans and representatives of military-patriotic organizations” found on the Russian President’s official website.
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Kurginyan: Maidan in Moscow under “left” slogans being prepared on Ukrainian orders

18.02.2019, Moscow.

Sergey Kurginyan called the preparation of a second perestroika under leftist slogans national treason. He said that in the first part of the film “The treason under the red mask”, which premiered on February 16.
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