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Of course, in Russia at that time you had just the beginning of Gorbachev, and glasnost and perestroika.How The Cold War Endgame Played Out In The Rubble Of The Berlin Wall|William O’Connor|November 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Still more excitingly for Cohen, glasnost included a Bukharin revival, with major support from Gorbachev himself.Meet Stephen F. Cohen, Vladimir Putin's Best Friend in the American Media|Cathy Young|March 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Until virtually the day the Soviet empire collapsed, Rep. Dick Cheney was calling glasnost a fraud.What Ronald Reagan Can Teach Barack Obama About Dealing With Iran|Peter Beinart|September 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
This scenario may sound like something from China or the pre-Glasnost communist bloc.
Technology will hopefully have made economic glasnost inevitable.
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A Russian word meaning “openness,” which describes the policy of Mikhail Gorbachev, premier of the former Soviet Union. The term refers to a general loosening of government control on all aspects of life in the Soviet Union, even to the point of permitting criticism of government policies.