Yuri Okunev is a scientist and an author of several monographs and numerous scientific works in the field of system optimization. He got his Ph.D. in St.Petersburg, Russia, where he was the head of a university research center. In 1993 he moved to the United States and since then has been working in the American industry. Yuri Okunev published two books in the historical-journalistic genre in Russian: «Letters to My Loved Ones from the XX Century», 2002, and «The Axis of World History», 2004 (Iskusstvo Rossii, St.Petersburg, Russia). In 2006 the Hermitage Publishers (Auburn, PA, USA, www.hermitagepublishers.com) published the second edition of «The Axis of World History» in Russian. Recently English translations of new books by Yuri Okunev were published: intellectual thriller, anti-Utopia «The Lost War» (AuthorHouse, Bloomington, IN, USA, www.authorhouse.com), and socio-political essays «The Axis of World History» (Xlibris, Philadelphia, PA, USA, www.xlibris.com). This pamphlet «Left-wing Liberalism: A Senile Disorder» first appeared in 2006 in Russian (Publishing House “Novyi Sovremennik”, Ryazan, Russia).