Старые мифы новой России
The article analyses the causes and circumstances of the dissolution of the USSR. Reviewed and critically assessed the myths that exist on this subject in the literature. The author proves that the main reason for the collapse of the Soviet Union became fierce power struggle waged by the leadership of the Russian Federation. The article refutes the myths about original conservatism and aggressiveness of the Congress of people's deputies and the Supreme Soviet of Russia, opposition deputies economic and political reform in Russia.