Ivan Ilyin, Putin’s Philosopher of Russian Fascism By Prof Timothy Synder

{image: Mikhail Nesterov: The Thinker (Portrait of Ivan Ilyin), 1921, State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg.} Ivan Ilyin, Putin’s Philosopher of Russian Fascism By Prof Timothy Synder. By Timothy Snyder. Introduction: Ivan Ilyin provided a metaphysical and moral justification for political totalitarianism, which he expressed in practical outlines for a fascist state. Today, his ideas have Read More …