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Pavel Pavlovich Riabushinskii

Pavel Riabushinskii, USSR Politician, publisher.

Background

  • Riabushinskii, Pavel was born in 1871. Son of the textile millionaire, Pavel Riabushinskii (d.

  • Career

    • . After his father’s death, took over the family business. Brilliant businessman. Developed further the success of his father.

      His empire included banks, land and automobiles. In 1916, started the first Russian automobile workshops. Chairman of the Association of Cotton Industrialists from 1913 until October 1917.

      Leader of the Progressive Party and publisher of its newspaper Utro Rossii (The Dawn of Russia). All of his factories and banks were nationalized by the Bolsheviks. Emigrated, and settled in Paris.

    Religion

    Religion is an instrument of the ruling classes to instill in the masses the religious conviction that their current suffering will lead to eventual happiness.

    Views

    Communist party could initiate policies in the name of the society because it knows what the best is for its progress and development.

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    Born 1871
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