Aleksandr Dugin

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Aleksandr Gelyevich Dugin (Russian: Алекса́ндр Ге́льевич Ду́гин; born 7 January 1962) is a Russian political analyst and strategist known for his fascist views.He reportedly has close ties with the Kremlin and the Russian military although this has been disputed, he instead being described as a fringe figure with limited influence. He served as an advisor to State Duma speaker Gennadiy Seleznyov and leading member of the ruling United Russia party, Sergei Naryshkin. Dugin was the main organizer of the National Bolshevik Party, National Bolshevik Front, and the Eurasia Party. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Aleksandr Dugin has received more than 1,336,261 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 40 in 2019). Aleksandr Dugin is the 18th most popular political scientist (down from 17th in 2019), the 610th most popular biography from Russia (down from 593rd in 2019) and the most popular Russian Political Scientist.

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Among political scientists, Aleksandr Dugin ranks 18 out of 29Before him are Johan Galtung, Maurice Duverger, Gene Sharp, David Easton, Joseph Nye, and Anton Friedrich Justus Thibaut. After him are Muhammad Asad, Robert D. Putnam, Arend Lijphart, John Mearsheimer, Leonard Hobhouse, and William Graham Sumner.

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Among people born in 1962, Aleksandr Dugin ranks 47Before him are Thomas Kretschmann, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Viktor Tsoi, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, and Andreas Köpke. After him are Flea, Takashi Murakami, Dino Merlin, Alessandra Mussolini, John Stockton, and Jorge Burruchaga.

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Among people born in Russia, Aleksandr Dugin ranks 610 out of 2,688Before him are Oleg Popov (1930), Duchess Alexandra of Oldenburg (1838), Taihō Kōki (1940), Valery Chkalov (1904), Vasily Shukshin (1929), and Pyotr Semyonov-Tyan-Shansky (1827). After him are Yekaterina Budanova (1916), Mirsaid Sultan-Galiev (1892), Friedrich Karl Ludwig, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck (1757), Boris Sheremetev (1652), George Sanders (1906), and Nicolas de Staël (1914).


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