Guest Commentary: Iran deal is stragetically sound
The Denver Post
Over the course of a series of mid-1980s summit meetings between the United States and the Soviet Union, President Ronald Reagan was under tremendous pressure to engage the General Secretary Mikhail Gorbachev on a full range of issues - from the ...
Patrick T. Hiller: The icebreaker and #ShellNo
One might look at nuclear disarmament, framed as a result of cooperation between former U.S. President Ronald Reagan and former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev. But historian Lawrence Wittner documented that cooperation was both driven and made ...
Tony Bennett and his wife awarded GWU's highest honor
The George Washington University President's Medal was created in 1988 to recognize those who have exhibited courage, character and leadership in their chosen fields. Previous winners include Mikhail Gorbachev, Shimon Peres and Walter Cronkite.
John Gray: The Friedrich Hayek I knew, and what he got right
Another important factor was the unintended impact of Mikhail Gorbachev's reform policies, which, rather than strengthening the regime as he intended, exposed how little popular legitimacy it possessed. A variety of capitalism came to China through the ...