Category: Russia’s Revolution From Above

Гордон М. Хан В конце 1990-ых и в начале 2000-ых и оптимисты, ожидавшие быстрой консолидации демократии и торжества рыночной экономики в России, и пессимисты, непрерывно констатирующие, что Россия “потеряна”, никак не могут понять нынешнюю Россию. Неисполнимость ожиданий привела к горьким разочарованиям, чрезмерным реакциям и требованиям, прозвучавшим на Западе, проявить бдительность к вроде бы набирающему силу […]

by Gordon M. Hahn A recent media report indicated that Foggy Bottom is considering removing support for democracy-promotion from the U.S. State Department’s mission statement. According to the article: “The existing mission statement reads: ‘The Department’s mission is to shape and sustain a peaceful, prosperous, just, and democratic world and foster conditions for stability and […]

See Dr. Hahn’s 16 April 2017 Sott Radio interview at “Today on the Truth Perspective, we interview Dr. Hahn about his work on Russia’s Islamic threat, as well as his research on regime change and revolution. We’ll also discuss ideas from his first book, Russia’s Revolution from Above: Reform, Transition, and Revolution in the […]

by Gordon M. Hahn [[The article below was originally published in April 2004 by Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty as Gordon M. Hahn, “Putin’s ‘Stealth Authoritarianism’ and Russia’s Second Revolutionary Wave,” Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty Regional Analysis, Vol. 4, Nos. 14-16, 16, 23, and 28 April 2004, Revolutions often come in waves, in which revolutionary […]