Question and doubt in the answer, even ironic disbelief in that a short-phrase, which the writer and journalist Alexander Olshansky made headlines of his memoirs, with the subtitle "Memories and Reflections on the twentieth century." The origins of meaning of the phrase in the statement of Krasnoyarsk scientists that we are all in the 14th generation of brothers and sisters. And there were seemingly from Adam and Eve, so why are we so cruel to each other? Search on this issue and are content memories, they and the fate of the main core of the author. Memoir begins with the first author's memories – the terrible bombing of the Germans in his native Raisins, and end with reflections on the need to harmonize all sides life on our planet. Between them, almost seventy years of fascinating fate of the author, who became a famous writer, passed a way from the boy from the city suburbs to a major publishing leader, director export-import department of human rights in works of literature and art. Full text available on the website of memories writer in "Confessions of a son of the twentieth century." But the question here is not about career. On the contrary, Olshansky, where and how he could, broke it in favor of their own creativity. The man is bright and gifted, he has consistently attracted the attention of HR. Back in the Literary Institute, where he was from the first days of school was considered one of the most promising student, he became one of the organizers of the strike against the decision of Khrushchev's closing of the offices of the university – 45 years later he headed the Commonwealth government Alumni Literary Institute. Credit: Connecticut Senator-2011.