Author of the books published in Russian, German, Polish and Romanian: Breakthrough to the Future. Sociology of the Internet Revolution, Putin’s New National Idea, Das System Putin: Wohin steuert das neue russische Reich? and others. Author of the articles in leading Russian and German media. One of the most published researchers of Putinism as a social and political system. Head of the Forum of Russian-speaking Europeans, recognized as an “undesirable organization” in Russia, as well as of the German-Russian Human Rights Dialogue Society, working with the support of the German Foreign Ministry. Recognized as a “foreign agent” by the Russian Ministry of Justice. Lives in Berlin.