Born July 19, 1947, Mr.. Moscow
He graduated from the Faculty of History, Moscow State University, "History of the CPSU".
Deputy Director of the Institute of Socio-Political Studies, Russia Academy of Sciences. Until 1970. - Senior Technical Officer archive of the Central Archive of Ancient Documents. 1970 - 1973 he. - Instructor of the Central Headquarters of student construction detachments Komsomol Central Committee.
1973 - 1983 he. - Senior Researcher, Department Head, problem research laboratory of the communist education of the youth of Moscow State University. University. In 1983. was invited to the Institute of Marxism-Leninism of the CPSU Central Committee: i.o. Senior Research Officer, Deputy Chief Editor, Head of the sector problems in the modern history of the history department of the CPSU.
In 1989. defended his doctoral thesis "Problems of stimulating creative activity". In the spring of 1990. ran for the deputies of Russia, but lost the presidential candidate of the "Democratic Russia".
1990. - Elected member of the Communist Party of the RSFSR - as the representative of the Democratic Platform. August 6, 1991, Mr.. was expelled from the Communist Party "for activities aimed at splitting the Communist Party".
He stood at the origins of the Democratic Party of Communists of Russia, which after the August 1991 coup. became known as the People's Party of Free Russia (PPAR).
Now - Chairman PPAR and chairman of the executive committee of the Civic Union ". Place of work - Institute of Social and Political Studies Russia Academy of Sciences, Deputy Director.
In October 1993. Decree of the Ministry of Justice activities of the People's Party Free Russia suspended, then resumed and the party allowed the elections to the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of Russia
. Member of the State Duma Committee for Public Associations and Religious organizatsiy.V 1995 runs in GDRF 6-th convocation of the electoral bloc "Social Democrats".
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