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The Gorbachev Foundation
... The Gorbachev Foundation (Russian Горбачёв-Фонд) is a non-profit organization headquartered in San Francisco, California, founded by the former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev in December 1991 and began ... It is financed by Mikhail Gorbachev and donations by people and companies ...
Act Of The Re-Establishment Of The State Of Lithuania - Background - Independence Movements
... As Mikhail Gorbachev attempted to revive economy of the Soviet Union, he introduced glasnost (openness) and perestroika (restructuring) ... stated goal of supporting, discussing, and implementing Gorbachev's reforms ... further with its demands from limited discussions on Gorbachev's reforms, to demand of greater say in economic decisions, to political autonomy within the Soviet Union ...
History Of The Cold War - Final Years (1985–91) - Thaw in Relations
... Strategic Defense Initiative, which Gorbachev wanted eliminated ... the mid-to-late 1980s, culminating with the final summit in Moscow in 1989, when Gorbachev and George H ... In 1989, Soviet forces withdrew from Afghanistan and by 1990 Gorbachev consented to German reunification, the only alternative being a Tiananmen scenario ...
History Of The Cold War - Final Years (1985–91) - Gorbachev Reforms
... Further information Mikhail Gorbachev, perestroika, and glasnost By the time the comparatively youthful Mikhail Gorbachev became General Secretary in 1985, the ... These issues prompted Gorbachev to investigate measures to revive the ailing state ... that deeper structural changes were necessary and in June 1987 Gorbachev announced an agenda of economic reform called perestroika, or restructuring ...
The Gorbachev Foundation - Foundation Projects
... The Global World of the XXI Century Challenges and Responses The University of Calgary – the Gorbachev Foundation (1993–2003) Documentary History of Perestroika Mikhail Gorbachev After the ...

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    The market came with the dawn of civilization and it is not an invention of capitalism.... If it leads to improving the well-being of the people there is no contradiction with socialism.
    —Mikhail Gorbachev (b. 1931)

    Jesus was the first socialist, the first to seek a better life for mankind.
    —Mikhail Gorbachev (b. 1931)