John Pilger | The Strangelove Effect
Since the collapse of the Soviet Union, the United States has ringed Russia with military bases, nuclear warplanes and missiles as part of its "NATO Enlargement Project." Reneging a US promise to Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev in 1990 that Nato ...
Liverpool FC, neon colours and Tories: 1990 all over again?
Channel 4 News
1990 began with nationalist turmoil in the Soviet Union: Azerbaijanis rioted, while Moldovans demonstrated in favour of unification with post-communist Romania. On 15 March, Mikhail Gorbachev was elected as the first and last president of the Soviet Union.
GCI celebrates 21st birthday, recognizes 20th anniversaries of 7 national chapters
Sierra Express Media
“The work of our national organizations is what brings the Green Cross mission to life,” said Mikhail Gorbachev, who founded Green Cross International (GCI) in 1993. “The grassroots efforts of Green Cross's national chapters to create more sustainable ...
Is confrontation with Russia inevitable?
In the mishandling camp is Jack Matlock, former U.S. ambassador to the Soviet Union in the late 1980s, who watched from Spaso House in Moscow as Mikhail Gorbachev presided over the end of the Cold War and then the end of the Communism. He argues ...