WHILE WE'RE AT IT
- Notes on church-state affairs: Russia. Beck, Rosalie; Hendon, David W. // Journal of Church & State;Autumn93, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p927
Reports on the amendment of the 1990 Law on Religious Freedom by the Russian Parliament. Request by President Boris Yeltsin to moderate the restrictions.
- Yeltsin rejects law that curbs religious freedom. Hebblethwaite, Peter // National Catholic Reporter;9/3/93, Vol. 29 Issue 38, p10
Reports on the refusal of Boris Yeltsin to sign the Parliament-proposed law that would curb religious freedom in Russia. Forbidding of non-Russian churches; Inconsistent with international conventions; Catholics less `foreign'; International protests.
- Clinton sticks up for religion overseas. August, Melissa; Dickstein, Leslie // Time;7/4/1994, Vol. 144 Issue 1, p12
Reports that United States President Bill Clinton recently defended the role of Christianity in a democracy while meeting with Russian President Boris Yeltsin. Thoughts about putting limits on religion.
- Russia's 1997 Law on Freedom of Conscience in Context and Retrospect. Daniel, Wallace L.; Marsh, Christopher // Journal of Church & State;Winter2007, Vol. 49 Issue 1, p5
This article reflects on the tenth anniversary of Russia's 1997 Law on Freedom of Conscience in Context and Retrospect. The law, which was signed under Boris Yeltsin, signaled a new era in religious freedom in Russia, as well as an end in allowing Western missionaries to proselytize their...
- Yeltsin and us. Malia, M. // Commentary;Apr92, Vol. 93 Issue 4, p21
Discusses the improvised government of an independent Russia under its charismatic president, Boris Yeltsin. His bad press in the West; His dismissal as a maverick and a buffoon; Extravagance of Western `Gorbomania'; Yeltsin's rise to power; Comparison with Russian historical figures; Russia's...
- Yeltsin--and After. Pipes, Richard // Commentary;Mar2000, Vol. 109 Issue 3, p37
Features Boris Yeltsin, former President of Russia. Information on Yetsin's beginnings in politics; Details on Yeltsin's accomplishments; Events that propelled Yeltsin to the presidency of Russia.
- The Kremlin denied. Hanson, Cynthia; Nordahl, Peter // Christian Science Monitor;7/19/95, Vol. 87 Issue 163, p2
Reports on Kremlin's denial on July 18, 1995, that the photograph taken in a hospital, of Russian President Boris Yeltsin was three months old.
- Boris Yeltsin: Man to watch. // Current Events;9/13/91, Vol. 91 Issue 1, p6
Profiles Russian Federation President Boris Yeltsin, 60, who may be the real winner following the Communist hard-liners' failed August 1991 coup against Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev. Yeltsin's background and his rise within the Soviet Communist Party; Resignation from the Communist Party...
- Yeltsin's reforms: Gorbachev II? Goldman, Marshall I. // Foreign Policy;Fall92, Issue 88, p76
Questions whether Boris Yelstin's efforts toward economic reforms in Russia will be any more successful than those of Mikhail Gorbachev. No appreciation that the end result of economic reform is an improved standard of living for the average Russian citizen; Gorbachev's ideological hurdles and...