culture clips On This Day: Andrei Sakharov
culture clips On This Day: Andrei Sakharov Sakharov won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1975 but The Moscow TimesSakharov won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1975 but was persecuted for his efforts for civil liberties.
Posted on 21 May 2019 | 6:56 am
Chernobyl True Story: What The HBO
Chernobyl True Story: What The HBO Miniseries Gets Right (& Changes) Screen RantHBO's Chernobyl tells a dramatized version of the true story of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster. But what does the miniseries get right (& change)?
Posted on 20 May 2019 | 12:12 pm
Martin Schram - How Dick Lugar helped make
Martin Schram - How Dick Lugar helped make us all safer Defiance Crescent NewsOn Wednesday afternoon, two former U.S. senators from opposing parties — who famously forged an urgent program that safeguarded the world after the Soviet ...
Posted on 20 May 2019 | 6:00 am
Assets of Aleksander Uss, the richest
Assets of Aleksander Uss, the richest governor in Russia, and his family https://en.crimerussia.com/The fortune of the Governor of the Krasnoyarsk Krai is estimated at 1.5 billion rubles ($23.2 million). Aleksander Uss had never worked in business structures ...
Posted on 20 May 2019 | 5:00 am
Dealing with Iran: Today's Yellow
Dealing with Iran: Today's Yellow Journalism? LobeLogby Robert E. Hunter. At long last, the U.S. mainstream media (print division), much of Congress, and the Washington think-tank commentariat are waking up to ...
Posted on 20 May 2019 | 4:39 am
Is the US Trying to Drive a Wedge between
Is the US Trying to Drive a Wedge between Russia and China To Squeeze Beijing? EurAsian TimesIs the US planning to weaken Beijing by driving a wedge between China and Russia? China and Russia have been standing their ground against a hegemonic ...
Posted on 17 May 2019 | 4:32 am
opinion Andrei Kolesnikov Civil Unrest in
opinion Andrei Kolesnikov Civil Unrest in Yeltsin's City The Moscow TimesOpinion | The confrontations between society and the authorities which are spreading across the country shouldn't be taken lightly.
Posted on 16 May 2019 | 7:03 am
Iran is high-hanging fruit, which is why US
Iran is high-hanging fruit, which is why US is unlikely to attack RTThere's been lots of talk about an imminent war with Iran. The US is engaging in a military build-up in the Persian Gulf and the rhetoric from Washington is ...
Posted on 16 May 2019 | 5:27 am
A Bush, a Yeltsin and a Blair turn up heat
A Bush, a Yeltsin and a Blair turn up heat on Kuwait over CEO’s imprisonment Houston Chronicle Neil Bush of Houston plays key role in effort to free Russian executive Marsha Lazareva, who sits in a Kuwaiti prison on $65M bail even as her embezzlement ...
Posted on 16 May 2019 | 2:00 am
Dr Strangelove, Or How I Learned to Stop
Dr Strangelove, Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb review – still a blast The GuardianAge has not withered the queasy nightmare of Stanley Kubrick's nuclear holocaust satire, starring Peter Sellers at the peak of his powers.
Posted on 15 May 2019 | 6:00 am
Sid Miller chides `Jewish Mayor Steve Adler'
Sid Miller chides `Jewish Mayor Steve Adler' for joining Ilhan Omar at Ramadan dinner Austin American-StatesmanHello Austin:As you may recall, two months ago, around the time that Beto O'Rourke announced his candidacy for president, Stan Herd, a Kansas artist, created ...
Posted on 15 May 2019 | 5:42 am
If NATO Expansion Was a Mistake, Why
If NATO Expansion Was a Mistake, Why Hasn’t Putin Invaded? BloombergThe 20th anniversary of a landmark U.S. foreign policy initiative has slipped by virtually unnoticed. In 1999, NATO began its post-Cold War expansion into ...
Posted on 13 May 2019 | 11:00 pm
The Navy's Nightmare: Too Few Ships (And It
The Navy's Nightmare: Too Few Ships (And It Can't Easily Be Fixed) The National Interest OnlineAs Jerry Hendrix argues American wars in the Middle East coupled with shrinking Navy have left “entire maritime 'neighborhoods' unpatrolled.” It's high time for ...
Posted on 12 May 2019 | 12:00 am
Sergey Dorenko, the journalist who trashed
Sergey Dorenko, the journalist who trashed Putin’s rivals before sacrificing his career to criticize him, has died MeduzaOn May 9, television and radio journalist Sergey Dorenko suffered an aortic rupture while riding a motorcycle and fell to his death. He was 59 years old. In recent ...
Posted on 10 May 2019 | 12:00 am
‘Chernobyl’ HBO Cast: Who Plays a Real
‘Chernobyl’ HBO Cast: Who Plays a Real Person? Their True Story Counterparts Revealed NewsweekWhile some members of the new HBO limited series “Chernobyl” cast plays composite characters, a surprising number portray real people.
Posted on 8 May 2019 | 12:00 am
Everywhere Is War: The American Threat to
Everywhere Is War: The American Threat to Iran, Venezuela, and Women The InterceptThe Intercept's Murtaza Hussain and Jordan Smith, along with Sen. Mike Gravel and archivist Jeff Place join the Intercepted podcast this week as guests.
Posted on 8 May 2019 | 12:00 am
Putin's Unacknowledged Weakness David
Putin's Unacknowledged Weakness David Marples Visegrad InsightFrom influencing their close neighbours to supporting far-flung military efforts, understanding Moscow's policies today requires a look back at the course the ...
Posted on 1 May 2019 | 12:00 am
Joe Brolly: 'The Big Show could drink Boris
Joe Brolly: 'The Big Show could drink Boris Yeltsin under the table' Independent.ieWe had an extraordinary celebration of hurling in the packed Kevin Lynch's club recently. It took the form of a This is Your Life for Liam Hinphey, the James ...
Posted on 28 April 2019 | 12:00 am
U.S. Diplomat Recounts Time In Russia In
U.S. Diplomat Recounts Time In Russia In 'The Back Channel' NPRSteve Inskeep talks to former ambassador William Burns about diplomacy in the Trump era. Burns is the author of: The Back Channel: A Memoir of American ...
Posted on 2 April 2019 | 12:00 am
What does 30 years in power look like? -
What does 30 years in power look like? MeduzaAfter three decades, Nazarbayev is quitting Kazakhstan's presidency, but the 'national leader' will retain enormous influence. Kazakhstani President Nursultan ...
Posted on 19 March 2019 | 12:00 am
Resolved Question: Was Boris Yeltsin bad?
Posted on 21 March 2014 | 12:54 am
Resolved Question: What factors caused Boris
Posted on 6 September 2013 | 4:40 am
Resolved Question: How did Boris Yeltsin
Just a simple but informative answer please
Posted on 24 February 2013 | 11:42 am
Resolved Question: Russians, be honest, is
Ok if you Rosiyanins seriously consider boris yeltsin to be 100% slavic,I have absolutely no doubt in my mind you people are mongols. here is a photograph of the greatest president russia has had, while he was a great man, he just looks more like a tatar/mongolian than anything close to "european".
If you guys dont see the mongoloid features, you guys must be blind. also notice the nordic european features on the handsome American president, Bill Clinton.
SO, boris yeltsin = ethnic russian? @anton, arnold is from eastern europe. so him having narrow eyes only proves my theory even more. @anton, arnold is from eastern europe. so him having narrow eyes only proves my theory even more. @anton, arnold is from eastern europe. so him having narrow eyes only proves my theory even more. @anton, arnold is from eastern europe. so him having narrow eyes only proves my theory even more. wow why did it post that 4 times? anyway you get the point.
Posted on 4 January 2012 | 12:20 pm
Resolved Question: Was Boris Yeltsin a
how so? and how compared to Putin? or Brezhnev? and why so many liked him?
how about Stalin or Chinese leaders..such as Dung or Yao?
Posted on 30 December 2011 | 7:48 pm