№ 5, 2001
The author researches the current state and the prospects of one ofthe biggest political parties the Communist party of the Russian Federation (CPRF). The article touches upon its electoral, organizational and image resources. In his opinion, its major problem lies in the disappearance of the traditional for the CPRF duality, under which the party kept the balance between the oppositionism and fitting into the existing political system. The article analyzes the dynamics of the communist electorate. The prob lems of the party leadership and ideology are researched.
The article states that the events of the September 11, 2001 put in motion the world order, which was shaped in the previous decade. In then- forecast, the authors make an attempt to outline both the new transitional world order and the new geopolitical paradigm, in the framework of which, the new role of American allies, the changing rules of the game, the relations with the Muslim world and Russia are reviewed.
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