All articles tagged "Gorbachev"

Gorbachev calls Putin’s political party bureaucrats and communists Gorbachev calls Putin’s political party bureaucrats and communists

6 Mar, 02:06 PM 9 comments

Former President of the USSR Mikhail Gorbachev on Thursday likened Vladimir Putin's United Russia party to the worst of the communists he once led and helped bring down, and said Russia is today a country where the parliament and the judiciary are not fully free.

Tags: Putin, Gorbachev, United Russia

Putin and Stalin get to Celebrity Hell painting Putin and Stalin get to Celebrity Hell painting

17 Mar, 02:54 PM 46 comments

Three little-known Chinese/Taiwanese artists named Dudu, Li Tiezi, and Zhang An have created the oil painting – titled Discussing the Divine Comedy with Dante – in 2006 depicting 103 figures from world history in striking detail.

Tags: Putin, art, Stalin, Pushkin, Tolstoy, Gorbachev, Lenin

Former Soviet president sharply criticizes NATO’s eastward expansion Former Soviet president sharply criticizes NATO’s eastward expansion

2 Apr, 04:26 PM 10 comments

Mikhail Gorbachev has sharply criticized NATO’s eastward expansion blaming the West for breaking their earlier promises

Tags: Gorbachev, Nato



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