Russian and Eurasian Politics



Mikhail Gorbachev

Khodorkovskii Gets It: Russian-Negotiated Transition, Not Western-Backed Revolution

by Gordon M. Hahn As Russia prepares to commemorate the 1917 Bolshevik coup which followed the initial phase of its violent revolution from below and led to its second phase, the Russian civil war and ultimately to totalitarian communism, some... Continue Reading →

Perestroika’s Demise: Communist Party Reform, State Reorganization, and the Collapse of the USSR

by Gordon M. Hahn [The following was written in 2000 but the commissioner refused to publish it. Expanded it was published as my first book Russia's Revolution From Above] Introduction            The collapse of the Soviet... Continue Reading →

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