While the reforms of glasnost and perestroika were not the sole causes of ... of a new Congress of People's Deputies, also had unintended consequences. ... of the Soviet Union, he garnered less than one percent of the vote.
His glasnost and perestroika didn't save the regime but certainly ... of the ordinary citizens about whether their government may one day sacrifice ... well-equipped to handle the unintended consequences from such a disaster.
Bukovsky's experiences were chronicled in one of the greatest dissident ... show that glasnost and perestroika were facades constructed to ensure the ... This did not happen in Russia and, as a consequence, it has not moved forward. ... It was but an unintended consequence of perestroika and glasnost.
As a result, Gorbachev presided over the collapse of the Soviet Union after nearly ... policies, including the most notable glasnost and perestroika reforms. ... and a series of unintended negative economic consequences of the ...
One recent report even went so far as to suggest that more than 200,000 people could end ... A classic case of unintended consequences. ... centralism against ongoing calls for more market-oriented perestroika and glasnost.
In one way, as I describe later, Spain then under Francoist lockdown, had its '68 in 2011. ... Both became monuments to unintended consequences. ... and launched Perestroika and Glasnost (restructuring and openness), but ...
But no one listening that day could have dreamt that within two and a half ... and glasnost at home interacted with mounting restlessness in the Soviet ... the unintended consequences that doomed the Gorbachev experiment.