TITLE

The Gorbachev revolution

PUB. DATE
March 1990
SOURCE
Current Events;3/16/90, Vol. 89 Issue 22, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev's new, expanded powers. Examines the reasons why Gorbachev's critics fear he may have too much power. List of the Soviet president's powers; Fears of a dictator like Joseph Stalin; Soviet economic crisis; Growing independence movements in the republics. INSET: US and Soviet presidencies: How would they compare?.
ACCESSION #
9004020351

 

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