Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev (born 2 March 1931) is a former Soviet statesman, having served as General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union from 1985 until 1991, and as the last head of state of the Soviet Union, having served from 1988 until its dissolution in 1991. He was the only general secretary in the history of the Soviet Union to have been born during the Communist rule.
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Moral lessons of the 20 Century by Mikhail Gorbachev Daisaku Ikeda a must read
Glasnost - (glaz'nohst) [Rus.]: open and frank discussion: initiated by Mikhail Gorbachev in 1985 in the Soviet Union.
I can't sleep so I'm watching a documentary on Mikhail Gorbachev. It's actually very interesting I recommend watching it
Today in 1991 Soviet President Mikhail S. Gorbachev promised that national elections would be held.
Embargoes Work – Simply Not the Approach We’d Hope: In 1986, Mikhail Gorbachev turned the one Sov...
Did u have Mikhail Gorbachev as a Co presenter today Colin?
26 August 1991. Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev promised that national democratic elections would be held.
"Inflexible mentality remains the biggest stumbling block to change". -Mikhail Gorbachev
Coup attempt against Gorbachev collapses - Just three days after it began, the coup against Soviet leader Mikhail...
Mikhail Gorbachev said... "We had 10 years after the Cold War to build a New World Order and yet we ...
Aug 25, 1991: Mikhail Gorbachev resigned as the general secretary of the Communist Party…
On this date 23 years ago, Mikhail Gorbachev resigned as head of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union.
Corndog Fact of the Day-Mikhail Gorbachev, Julia Childs and Oprah are a few to have enjoyed a corndog at the
President Reagan to Soviet Union leader Mikhail Gorbachev "Tear down this wall!". A great day in history. 27 years ago...
A responsible analysis of the past clears the way to the future. - Mikhail Gorbachev
''To me, nature is sacred; trees are my temples and forests are my cathedrals.''. Mikhail Gorbachev – do you agree?
Today in history: Mikhail Gorbachev bcoms president of the Soviet congress
23 years ago, Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev announces that he will resign from office...
Mikhail Gorbachev: “this book is intelligent, rich in content and, I believe, necessary in our complex, turbulent, and fragile world.”
Mikhail “must be seen as a source of not conflict”
“If what you have done yesterday still looks big to you, you haven't done much today.” . ― Mikhail Gorbachev
I was stunned to learn yesterday that Mikhail Gorbachev is still alive too.
Geri Halliwell Drops Some Veteran Cleavetastic on the Gorbachev Ball Nobody parties like Mikhail Gorba…
Mikhail Gorbachev recorded an album of romantic ballards in 2009?!
1991 KGB, re branded FSB, Soviet coup d'état attempt had to fail to win, by allowing KGB Putin to back Mikhail Gorbachev.
It is the latest step in a foolish American and European betrayal of the promise given to Mikhail Gorbachev by President George H.W. Bush
What the world needs now, more than ever, is more Mikhail Gorbachev/Jimmy Carter type mentality.
"You are fortunate to live here. If I were your President, I would levy a tax on you for living in Mikhail Gorbachev
The Economist on Putin in regards to the figure of eastern Ukraine: "He would rather be a global pariah than Mikhail Gorbachev."
By 2025, 1.8 billion people will be living in regions stricken with absolute water scarcity
Mikhail Gorbachev turned down the option of joining the KGB? Never heard that before-
That S. Korean woman left Mikhail Gorbachev's birthmark on the middle of my back. 80 dollar.
Mikhail Gorbachev urges better care of our rivers and water resources
I just ate in the same place as Mikhail Gorbachev, Katz's Deli (it must've been on one of his USA-USSR relations visits)
Mikhail Gorbachev said a dictator would soon be "Putin" to power..he was so correct..even giving the name away.
"The really bad news is that is growing faster than
Ex: Jonathan Power. Subject: The West is threatening Russia. Date: July 29th 2014. What would the conservative president, Ronald Reagan, have done if the Ukraine debacle had happened on his watch? I suspect he would have made sure it didn’t devalue relations between the US and Russia. It wasn’t him nor his vice-president, George W.H Bush, who inflamed relations with a post-Cold War Russia, it was his successor the liberal, Bill Clinton, who, together with a supine EU membership, decided to expand Nato right up to Russia’s doorstep, despite a solemn US promise given personally to the Soviet president, Mikhail Gorbachev, by Reagan’s secretary of state, James Baker, that it wouldn’t. And today President Barack Obama won’t say clearly and out loud that the US doesn’t expect that Ukraine will ever join Nato, a move that could de-escalate the crisis faster than you could say: “At last Obama understands where President Vladimir Putin is coming from”. Now a few recent words from Jack Matlock who ...
Sporting the Mikhail Gorbachev today. No it didn't happen yesterday. . I really don't know how our where it came...
Mikhail Gorbachev and Ronald Reagan communicate through their interpreters, during their first official meetin...
Arthur Scargill allegedly turned to Colonel Gaddafi and Mikhail Gorbachev for funds for the strike
Water consumption is growing faster than population – indeed, in the twentieth century it grew at twice the rate
"If you do not solve the water problem in the Middle East, you will never have peace." Mikhail Gorbachev.
Hmmm Heard This Lately~> "More means more and in everyday life". Mikhail Gorbachev
(I'm like Mikhail Gorbachev if, when he hit the button, all of the USSR would subscribe to r/'theredpill)
"Mikhail Gorbachev, thank you very much."
He detests "weaklings" like Mikhail Gorbachev "rare insight into Putin's private life":
Gorbachev: On My Country and the World: Gorbachev: On My Country and the World Mikhail Gorbachev...
“We are moving toward a New World Order, the world of communism. We shall never turn off that road.” - Mikhail Gorbachev, 1987. Look at SA
Mikhail Gorbachev? Ivan Selajev? Nikita Khrushchev? Or Hassan ... — It's 5:30 in the morning, what are you on about
I am the Mikhail Gorbachev of nailing.
Peace is not unity in similarity but unity in diversity, in the comparison and conciliation of differences. Mikhail Gorbachev
Mikhail Gorbachev and European and U.S. negotiators that allowed for a peaceful German reunification. NATO's expansion
Then there was Boutros Boutros-Ghali and Mikhail Gorbachev. It's so weird how one remembers these things.
Oh I know this one. uhhh... Oh oh hang on... Göran Perrson!? No wait... Mikhail Gorbachev. Damnit... OBAMA!?
Vietnam is the 35th signatory to the Watercourses Convention. Read op-ed
Watercourses Convention to enter into force on August 17:
Mikhail Gorbachev | Power and the struggle for water .
Mikhail Gorbachev and Boris Yeltsin and Mikita Krushchev and den CIA Ping and Mao Zedong are in church of Philadelphia
Are 'they' going to make a Mikhail Gorbachev emoji?
So...don't mention America, or Britain. They are banned from important subjects. Important talks? Castro, & Mikhail Gorbachev, Soviet.
The Age > Architect of Gorbachev's foreign reforms - Eduard Shevardnadze, who as Mikhail Gorbachev's foreign minis...
Check out The Coming Century of Peace by Mikhail Gorbachev (1986, Hardcover) via
Mikhail “It took almost 50 years to complete the UN Watercourses Convention ratification“:
Gorbachev on how to build multilateral engagement on cross border rights. Sneaky source of global destabilization.
To avoid water scarcity, the world needs the engagement of political, business, and civil-society leaders (Gorbachev)
Oped: Mikhail Gorbachev, last president of the Soviet Union, on power and the struggle for water
Read op-ed by Mikhail “The Unity of about the ratification of the Watercourses Convention.
The Unity of Water by Mikhail Gorbachev via via
Force and the threat of force can no longer and should not be instruments of foreign policy - Mikhail Gorbachev, 1988
Roughly 60% of all freshwater runs within cross-border basins by Mikhail Gorbachev . Read more at
"Something is very wrong with the modern system of multilateralism," writes Mikhail Gorbachev
Collapse of the USSR in pictures: The last Soviet president Mikhail Gorbachev initiate...
I am the Mikhail Gorbachev of hauling fees.
do thou still compare Mikhail Gorbachev to Jesus? Happily spreading Putin's well debunked lies?
Yeltsin resigns from Communist Party - Just two days after Mikhail Gorbachev was re-elected head of the Soviet...
Mikhail Gorbachev is coaching the German team? Wasn't expecting that.
Someone needs to set Gov. Perry right on Reagan's record of dealing with Mikhail Gorbachev/This is primitive stuff/ htt…
New York TimesEduard A. Shevardnadze, right, and Mikhail Gorbachev arriving in Iceland for talks …read more
Zangief enjoyed a dance with Mikhail Gorbachev. yes that is hilarious
Jess has me in a hurry. I said "You are like Mikhail Gorbachev...always rushin'." She didn't laugh. I blame her lack of history knowledge.
*** you Sharapova. I think we should all complain to russian president, Mikhail Gorbachev.
Bill Tormey cites Mikhail Gorbachev as an influence.
Sheenagh Pugh on her new collection and why she dedicated the book to Mikhail Gorbachev
Prez. Reagan G. Wells once told Russian leader. and ballet instructor,Mikhail Gorbachev. "Tear down this wall & wipe that stain off your head"
Study trip to Fukushima with Green Cross from October 1-8, 2014 . Green Cross, founded by Mikhail Gorbachev, has...
"I always regarded problems as of great urgency."
I am the Mikhail Gorbachev of scampering?
. Scary part is that your book was about how Mikhail Gorbachev got his birthmark...
Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev ~ What we need is Star Peace and not Star Wars.
oh is that what wua means? I have to make some phonecalls, send some faxes, apologise to Mikhail Gorbachev
"Dangers await only those who do not react to life." - Mikhail Gorbachev
.Vladimir Sorokin and Jamey Gambrell at the time of the failed putsch against Mikhail Gorbachev, Moscow, August 1991. Behind them is the st
I met Mikhail Gorbachev and forgot to ask him who splotches the splotchmen.
Few may realize that many Soviet camps stayed in business well into the reform era of Mikhail Gorbachev.
I vividly remember watching Mikhail Gorbachev drive by our S Mpls neighborhood as kid. So cool how many MN kids getting same moment w POTUS.
After studying, I must admit that I liked Mikhail politics in order to completely reform the USSR, apart from some crackdowns.
Mikhail Gorbachev was never brought up last night
Koskinen saying "I want to restore faith in the IRS" is like Mikhail Gorbachev saying he wants to restore faith in the wall
Gregory Smith bcz He has met with Bill Clinton and Mikhail Gorbachev and spoke in front of the UN
The Soviet Union's Mikhail Gorbachev using the first Nokia mobilephone nicknamed the "Gorba" in his honor. (1987) htt…
Watching the news about Obama and his agents abuse of power especially regarding using the IRS to attack his political opponents I keep thinking about this quote from former Soviet dictator, Mikhail Gorbachev. Just change Western European leaders with the President Obama and it fits perfectly. Another quote comes to mind when I think about Obama supporters. Lenin called these people useful fools. “The most puzzling development in politics during the last decade is the apparent determination of Western European leaders to re-create the Soviet Union in Western Europe.” Mikhail Gorbachev
Here is the script for the ENFJ video. ENFJ Script ENFJs are often warm and kind-hearted people who derive great satisfaction from helping others. While they may be uncomfortable using impersonal logic to resolve a situation, their hands-on approach to a greater good is unmatched. The ENFJ’s first function is extroverted feelings, like the ESFJ. Extroverted feeling is a judging function which makes emotionally founded decisions oriented towards an exterior environment, often seeking to others. ENFJs usually have a strong sense of empathy and know how to bring out the best, or worst, in others. The ENFJ’s second function is introverted intuition, like the ENTJ. Introverted intuition is a perceiving function which fathers and organizes abstract information into a system. ENFJs might invest themselves into causes global in scale, see ing the needs of a greater community than that which might immediately surround them. They are sensitive to possibilities for growth in others and might work hard to foster ...
Uncle Sam doesn’t want you — he already has you : The militarized realities of fortress America 14 June, by William J Astore I spent four college years in the Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) and then served 20 years in the U.S. Air Force. In the military, especially in basic training, you have no privacy. The government owns you. You’re “government issue,” just another G.I., a number on a dogtag that has your blood type and religion in case you need a transfusion or last rites. You get used to it. That sacrifice of individual privacy and personal autonomy is the price you pay for joining the military. Heck, I got a good career and a pension out of it, so don’t cry for me, America. But this country has changed a lot since I joined ROTC in 1981, was fingerprinted, typed for blood, and otherwise poked and prodded. (I needed a medical waiver for myopia.) Nowadays, in Fortress America, every one of us is, in some sense, government issue in a surveillance state gone mad. Unlike the recruit ...
The new age movement is the most deceptive and damaging philosophy around today. It is entwined not only in witchcraft and Satanism, it is prevalent in all denominations of what the world calls Christianity. The belief system is deeply rooted in Eastern Mysticism and the Occult. Followers are told to awaken their God consciousness thru Transcendental Meditation, Yoga, Hypnosis, visualization etc.. What most do not understand is, this is the same thing Satan said in the Garden of Eden to Eve. "You will be as Gods" (Genesis 3:4,5). No one is a god. What is the "New Age Movement"? Is it a world beast power in the making? Briefly, the New Age Movement is not a new cult or an organization but a philosophical direction which blends ideas from many Eastern cults and religions with ancient pagan backgrounds. New Ageism is a major thrust in the developing "one world religion." The power and prevalence of New Age ideas permeate the world, including Christianity and most other religions. Few in the religious scene h ...
“Soviet lady and her cat watch Mikhail Gorbachev deliver his New Year message, 1988. Commie cat!
Useless fact of the day: In 1997, Mikhail Gorbachev appeared in a Pizza Hut commercial.
I've got loads of sunburn marks on my forehead and if I was to shave my head id look a lot like Mikhail Gorbachev.
WOW - Reagan, the Evil on Rushmore?? NO WAY!!! Has the public forgotten Reagan, the Evil tripled the deficit in his first year, or that he raised taxes each of his last seven years? 18% interest on mortgages? Reagan, the Evil hosted the Taliban in the White House, financed them, armed them, trained them and sent them out into the world. Reagan, the Evil ignored the thousands of Americans who were first affected in the HIV/AIDS epidemic and prohibited NIH from doing the research they wanted to do? Arming our sworn enemy, Iran? Overrunning sovereign Nations? AND - Mikhail Gorbachev disbanded the U.S.S.R. ending the Cold War, NOT Reagan, the Evil. Facts are Facts and the passage of time does not alter the FACTS!
A Soviet lady and her cat watch as Mikhail Gorbachev delivers his New Year message, 1988.
“I believe in the cosmos.So nature is my god.Trees are my temples and forests are my cathedrals.” ― Mikhail Gorbachev
McCarthy lmaooo don't forget Mikhail Gorbachev with his bleeding head
Ronald Reagan was president from 1981-1989 and established a friendship with Soviet general secretary Mikhail Gorbachev.
OpEdNews Op Eds 6/14/2014 at 11:08:12 Indications that the U.S. Is Planning a Nuclear Attack Against Russia On Wednesday, June 11th, CNN headlined "U.S. Sends B-2 Stealth Bombers to Europe," and reported that "they arrived in Europe this week for training." Wikipedia notes that B-2s were "originally designed primarily as a nuclear bomber," and that "The B-2 is the only aircraft that can carry large air-to-surface standoff weapons in a stealth configuration." In other words, the primary advantage of the newer, "Stealth," version of B-2, is its first-strike (or surprise-attack) nuclear capability. That's the upgrade: the weapon's ability to sneak upon the target-country and destroy it before it has a chance to fire off any of its own nuclear weapons in response to that "first-strike" attack. The advantage of Stealth is creating and stationing a nuclear arsenal for the purpose of winning a nuclear war, instead of for the goal of having continued peace via "Mutually Assured Destruction," or MAD. Some historic ...
2 days until the regents exam... Mikhail Gorbachev - give me 1 significant fact about him!
Heath Slater vs. Rusev w/ Lana Before the match begins, Lana takes a microphone. The crowd chants for the USA, but she tells them to shut up and listen. Lana then says America lives in a nation founded by weaklings whose insecurities are symbolized in their faded American colors. American men blindly worship lack of conviction in leadership. They aren’t worthy enough to be called men, especially when compared with Russian President Vladimir Putin. The time is approaching when the emasculated nation will be forced to drop to its knees. Its monuments will crumble and new ones will be put in its place. Mount Rushmore is then shown with Vladimir Putin, Mikhail Gorbachev, Vladimir Lenin, and Rusev on it. Rusev then tells them not to chant for the USA before saying resistance is futile. He is the super athlete, Rusev. Heath Slater then takes the microphone, and he says week after week, they talk about how good Russia is. If they like it so much, then they should just go back because he’s sick and tired of h ...
YOUTH DAY : TRANSCRIBING THE REVOLUTIONARY MIND OF COMRADE TEMBINKHOSI ON ROBBEN ISLAND I met a young, very sharp Comrade Thembinkhosi with a very thick book titled "The Arms of Krupp" in 1989 on the sportsfield of D-Section on Robben Island. In stark contrast to the festive atmosphere of the day's soccer game between D and F Sections, he hunched in intense concentration on the spectator side of the field studiously making copious notes about the historical relationship between the rise of Nazi Germany and the arms company Krupp. Against the better judgement of other comrades who thought it unwise to disturb Comrade Tembinkhosi at such times, I asked him why he was not joining in the festivities. He told me he had a transcription deadline on the book which he had to complete. I ended up helping him by reading aloud amidst a cacophony comrades cheering their teams while he wrote frantically. And so began my introduction to the revolutionary practice and art of transcription on Robben Island. My second enc ...
of Mikhail Sergeyevich - a former statesman. Seventh and last leader…
I wonder what would happen if Mikhail Kalashnikov and Mikhail Gorbachev had a lovechild.
Spent the day with former interpreter for Mikhail Gorbachev , Elena Kidd. Feature for
Mikhail Gorbachev was the head of the Soviet Union whose liberalization effort improved relations with the West.
Happy Fathers Day !!. Mikhail Gorbachev - Champion, one of the first Soviet racing car drivers and a crazy inventor !!
And if you want to get acquainted with the Antichrist. I tell you, it's Mikhail Gorbachev. . SATAN
"We must treat water as if it were the most precious thing in the world." ~ Mikhail Gorbachev
June 4, 1990 - Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev, beleaguered at home, receives hero’s welcome in the United States.
it was Admiral Gorshkov not president Mikhail Gorbachev. Ur reporters need homework.
Milenković began studying the violin with his father when he was three. Three years later, he made his debut as a soloist with an orchestra, and started touring extensively in 1984. In 1987, he performed for U.S. President Ronald Reagan at a Christmas concert in Washington, DC, United States. The following year, he played for Mikhail Gorbachev in Belgrade. In 1991, he played for Pope John Paul II, and in 1993, Milenković gave his 1000th concert in Monterrey, Mexico. After graduating from the University of Belgrade in 1994 (its youngest ever graduate), he was invited to study with Dorothy DeLay at Juilliard. He continued to tour with major orchestras and was named a faculty member of the Perlman Music Program in 2000. In 2003, he was named a faculty member of Juilliard's College and Pre-College Divisions, where he also serves as Itzhak Perlman's teaching assistant. One of his notable students there was Ryu Goto, now an internationally recognized violinist.
Next time, the politicians ask for more of your $$$ to build a wall between US and Mexico, please remember:
1987 "Tear down this wall!" - Pres. Ronald Reagan to Mikhail Gorbachev
I was there in College Station to cover his jump at age 80. Met Chuck Norris, Mikhail Gorbachev
"Tear down this wall!'' Today in 1987: Pres. Reagan challenges Soviet leader Mikhail S. Gorbachev in Berlin.
“Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall! ”: On June 12, 1987, President Ronald Reagan stood before the Berlin Wall, symbol of a totalitarian empire that robbed millions of basic human dignity and freedom, and delivered one of the great speeches of the twentieth century. More than a quarter century earlier, Sovietbacked East Germany had built the wall to keep its people from escaping Communist rule. Reagan, who knew his words would be heard on the east side of the wall, spoke directly to Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev. Behind me stands a wall that encircles the free sectors of this city, part of a vast system of barriers that divides the entire continent of Europe. . . . Standing before the Brandenburg Gate, every man is a German, separated from his fellow men. Every man is a Berliner, forced to look upon a scar. . . . n the West today, we see a free world that has achieved a level of prosperity and well-being unprecedented in all human history. In the Communist world, we see failure, technological backwa ...
Today is Thursday, June 12, 2014. On this date in American History: 1987 - At the Brandenburg Gate, Berlin, Germany, U.S. President Reagan publicly challenged Mikhail Gorbachev to tear down the Berlin Wall. 2004 - Ronald Reagan was laid to rest in the underground vault at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library. “We welcome change and openness; for we believe that freedom and security go together, that the advance of human liberty can only strengthen the cause of world peace. There is one sign the Soviets can make that would be unmistakable, that would advance dramatically the cause of freedom and peace. General Secretary Gorbachev, if you seek peace, if you seek prosperity for the Soviet Union and eastern Europe, if you seek liberalization, come here to this gate. Mr. Gorbachev, open this gate. Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall!” -- Ronald Reagan, June 12, 1987 From the NFRW Americanism Committee
Carole A. Feuerman Islamorada, 1996 Resin and oil, 8.5” x 14” x 6” Carole A. Feuerman is internationally recognized as one of the world’s most prominent hyperrealist sculptors. Feuerman sculpts life-size, monumental and miniature works. She has had six museum retrospectives to date and has been included in prominent exhibitions at The State Hermitage, The Palazzo Strozzi Foundation, the Kunstmuseum Ahlen and the Circulo de Bellas Artes. Among the notable honors she has received are the Amelia Peabody Award, the Betty Parsons Award, the Lorenzo de Medici Prize, and first prizes at the Austrian Biennale, the Florence Biennale, the 2008 Beijing Biennale and the Beijing Olympics. Her work is in the selected collections of His Majesty the Emperor of Japan, President Bill Clinton and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Henry Kissinger, Mikhail Gorbachev, the Forbes Magazine Collection, the Caldic Collection, and Credit Swiss Collection. She has taught, lectured and given workshops at The Metropolitan Mu ...
I do not get how some people must get up and down five times and go back and forth in front of the band at school band concerts. Are we really at that point in society where people can't be expected to commit to 45 minutes of sitting down in their seats and watching the show? I mean they know when they go in that it is a concert and the expectation is to sit and down and watch the show. Right? What is so incredibly important that they can't not get up and leave, then come back, then get up and leave again, then come back? I am beginning to believe the ability to focus on what is going on in front of you is linked to IQ. I remember once in college, the former President of the former Soviet Union (yes Mikhail Gorbachev) spoke at our University and it was much the same thing. Students getting up out of their seats and running back in forth in the middle of the man speaking. I have to say, the impression based on my observation of the "students" doing this was that they were not the top of their clas ...
Books on SGI Authored by Non-SGI Scholars Testify that SGI is NOT a Cult "A TIME TO CHANT: The Soka Gakkai Buddhists in Britain" By Bryan Wilson (Reader in Sociology at the University of Oxford) and Karel Dobbelaere (Professor of Sociology and the Sociology of Religion at the Catholic University of Leuven and Professor of Sociological Research at the University of Antwerp) Oxford University Press 1994 Copyright: Bryan Wilson and Karel Dobbelaere, 1994. SEVERAL POINTS OF THE BOOK - (This study) was not undertaken at the invitation of Soka Gakkai, and was neither sponsored nor commissioned by the organization - Today, Soka Gakkai is one of the world's most rapidly expanding religious movements with members in virtually every country in Europe, the Americas, and Australia, in most of Asia, and in several parts of Africa. Increasingly well publicized, the movement sponsors a variety of cultural and educational causes, is conspicuous in its work for world peace and the preservation of the environment, and has ...
Got Russia in the work sweep. Ivan Drago, Mikhail Gorbachev, Garry Kasparov. Garry Kasparov, can you hear me? Go on, Mother Russia!
Imam Khomeini (r.a.)'s Letter to Mikhail Gorbachev Study Islam, Khomeini Suggests to Gorbachev Reuters, Published: January 05, 1989 Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini told Mikhail S. Gorbachev, the Soviet leader, in a letter delivered today that Communism was dead and that he should study Islam. The Teheran radio said the letter, Ayatollah Khomeini's first major message to a foreign leader, had been handed to Mr. Gorbachev by the Iranian leader's personal envoy, Ayatollah Abdullah Javadi Amoli, who later left Moscow for home. The radio quoted Ayatollah Khomeini's son and chief aide, Ahmad, as saying the message praised Mr. Gorbachev's boldness in changing the Soviet system. ''It is clear to everyone that Communism should henceforth be sought in world museums of political history,'' Ahmad Khomeini quoted the message as saying. ''Materialism cannot save humanity from the crisis of disbelief in spirituality, which is the basic affliction of human societies in the West and the East.'' The son added, ''Then the honor ...
Francis Frangipane: The Unshakable Kingdom Francis FrangipaneWhen the Earth Shakes Over the past 15 years it has become hard to be unaffected by the massive earthquakes that have rocked our planet. In December 2004, the great South Asian tsunami roared along the Indian Ocean, striking the coastlines of nine nations. More than 250,000 people died, and millions more were left grieving and homeless. Scientists tell us that not only did this great disaster change the landscape of Asia, but it also actually caused the planet to wobble on its axis. Nine and a half months later, in October 2005, another devastating quake struck, this time in the Kashmir region of Pakistan. It killed nearly 80,000 people. Millions again were left without homes or shelter. Then, along with quakes in Chile and New Zealand, the horrific Haitian earthquake struck and another quarter million lives were lost. Lastly, a huge 9.0 quake and subsequent tsunami struck the northeast coast of Japan, raising the specter of a nuclear meltdown a ...
Mikhail Gorbachev-the excitement of a moment of history when you know that things are not business as usual. In...
The 100: A Ranking of the Most Influential Persons in History is a 1978 book by Michael H. Hart, reprinted in 1992 with revisions. It is a ranking of the 100 people who, according to Hart, most influenced human history. The first person on Hart's list is the Prophet of Islam Muhammad, a selection that generated some controversy. Hart asserted that Muhammad was "supremely successful" in both the religious and secular realms. He also believed that Muhammad's role in the development of Islam was far more influential than Jesus' collaboration in the development of Christianity. He attributes the development of Christianity to St. Paul, who played a pivotal role in its dissemination. The 1992 revisions included the demotion of figures associated with Communism, such as Vladimir Lenin and Mao Zedong, and the introduction of Mikhail Gorbachev. Hart took sides in the Shakespearean authorship issue and substituted Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford for William Shakespeare. Hart also substituted Niels Boh ...
Cold War Obama-Style So Much Danger, So Little Resistance By Andrew Levine May 17 2014 "CP" - Is a new Cold War looming? It seems so. This shouldn’t be happening, but it is. The confusion that followed the end of the old Cold War is one reason why. That confusion has been a problem for the anti-imperialist left. While the Cold War was on, there was seldom any need to fall back on principles. Then it was easy for right thinking, well-informed people to side with insurgencies fighting imperial domination; that was what common decency required. This has not been the case in recent years. The empire’s stewards in the Obama administration and in the military-national security state complex are taking full advantage. So are ostensibly independent NGOs. It is a risky business – made all the riskier by the cluelessness of the principals. On Team Obama, they know not what they do. There is a more general problem as well: navigating one’s way through the present, as events unfold, is bound to seem co ...
"You may say I'm a dreamer but I'm not the only one". - mikhail gorbachev
Oliver Stone weighs in on with words of wisdom from Mikhail Gorbachev.
Oliver Stone gives a thoughtful account of his meeting with Mikhail Gorbachev, providing insight into the circumstances that have led to the current crisis in Ukraine and exploring the paranoid, cold-warrior mentality that turns opportunities for peace into occasions for recreational danger and irrational conflict.
Who inspires you? — well Mikhail Gorbachev popped in my head..
Who has been the best russian president so far? Ive mainly heard putin or mikhail gorbachev
Ya know, Mikhail Gorbachev is still alive... He really ought to be arrested and imprisoned for crimes against the proletariat.
Question of the Day:. Former Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev came to your practice for a routine check-up. You...
Unknowingly I've been walking around in public with an oil smudge on my forehead. . I look like the mechanic version of Mikhail Gorbachev.
What happened to Alexander Dubcek in Czechoslovakia is the same thing that happened to Mikhail Gorbachev. Except the USSR cracked down in Cz
Vodka, old school kids 'mr freeze' ice pops & the memoirs of Mikhail Gorbachev.
How did mikhail gorbachev try to reform the Soviet Union? -
Russia wants to jail Gorbachev for "crime of breaking up ussr"
Dear sahib congratulation, such you hv got a golden opportunity,become a g8 Nelson Mandela or Mikhail Gorbachev.
If your cat looked like mikhail Gorbachev would you still love him?
Are you ready! Look who will be joining us on September 29, 2014~ Miss Liberty Silver Liberty Silver was the first Black woman in Canada to receive a Juno Award in 1985, not to mention receiving an additional Juno the same night! Liberty Silver shaped the foundation of R&B/soul for an entire generation of black female singers in Canada! From the basement mini-concerts as a young girl to opening up for Bob Marley at the Madison Square Garden, Liberty Silver has been singing around the world and touching lives by her musical stanza… Liberty has opened for: • U.S. President Barack Obama • Bob Marley • B.B. King • Sheryl Lynn • Maya Angelou • Desmond Tutu • Celine Dion • The Temptations • Harry Belafonte • Don Rickles • Joan Rivers • Natalie Cole • Jeffery Osborne • J.T. Taylor • Gladys Knight • Cameo • SOS Band • Oscar Peterson • Mikhail Gorbachev
if you want universal, unquestionable proof that nice guys finish last. please refer to Mikhail Gorbachev and Neville Chamberlain
crisis reveals the unmitigated disaster that was Mikhail Gorbachev.
legendary interpreter who served as English voice of Soviet leaders from Nikita Khrushchev to Mikhail Gorbachev dies at 81
in 1985 during the Cold War, President Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev meet for the first time in Geneva.
Friday's Wine Time Thoughts... "The likes of David Rockefeller, George Soros, George HW Bush, Mikhail Gorbachev, Barack Obama, *** Cheney, Bill Clinton, Jimmy Carter, and even George Bush Jr., and many others, who on the surface appear to be of significant difference (oh that left-right ruse), have stated boldly and without hesitation, their common commitment to the 'New World Order' (their term)-- a long-planned global central government with all nations subservient. In other words, a commitment to global tyranny. They have stated, in so many words and phrases, that the United States of America needs to get on board with this inevitable end game. To this end, George W Bush--of all supposed protectors of our freedoms--started the Security and Prosperity Partnership in 2005 to lay the groundwork for the integration of the U.S., Canada and Mexico, including a supranational legal, economic, transportation, currency, military, and social structure*. President Obama continues this effort today. However, milli ...
Jupiter's Giant Red Spot is shrinking rapidly. Mikhail Gorbachev to seek advice from planet.
Family watching a speech of Mikhail Gorbachev on the termination...
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In 1990, promised to Soviet president Mikhail that would not expand "one inch to the east"...
Amid the noise of daily news, a chance to reflect here: WSJ Archives: Mikhail Gorbachev Arrives in Beijing
From the WSJ archives: 25 years ago today, Mikhail Gorbachev arrived in Beijing amid Tiananmen Square protests
Has anyone checked the birthmark on Mikhail Gorbachev's head to see if it is changing at the same rate?
Shout out to Mikhail Gorbachev! Had the least issues because he realised he couldn't win!
Mikhail Gorbachev: "Most puzzling development in politics is the determination of European leaders to recreate the Sovie…
Mikhail Gorbachev Founding President Mikhail Gorbachev - Nobel Peace Prize laureate and former President of the USSR - is the Founding President of Green Cross International, which he established in 1993 in response to the 1992 Rio Earth Summit call to create a “Red Cross for the environment”. Mikhail Gorbachev was born on 2 March 1931 in the village of Privolnoye, Krasnogvardeisky District, Stavropol Terrritory, in the south of the Russian republic to a peasant family. A trained lawyer, Mikhail Gorbachev entered into politics at an early age, rising fast through a variety of Komsomol positions between 1955-78 in the Stavropol Territory, and taking on, in 1970, the region’s highest post of First Secretary. In November 1978 he became a Central Committee Secretary and moved to Moscow. His first assignment was overseeing the country's agriculture but soon started to influence other areas of the Central Committee's activities. Two years later he joined the Politburo of the CPSU Central Committee, the hi ...
The US—and not the USSR—never stopped seeking the ‘world domination’ it attributed to Communism after WWII.
Sitcom idea: "Tear Down This Wall!" When Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev find themselves out of office, they set up a demolition firm...
Today I received this in an email: "Women prevent the threads of life from being broken.The finest minds have always understood the peacemaking role of women." Mikhail Gorbachev PS: Every day is Mother's Day
May 8, 2014 By Oliver Stone Still in Russia. Saw Mikhail Gorbachev today at his office. At 84 after three operations, he still looks and feels strong to me, but he says he’s much weaker and misses terribly his wife of many years, Raisa. He writes beautifully of her in his moving recent memoir, “Alon…
Mikhail Gorbachev on the JFK Assassination at 1:28:50: Evidence of Revision Part 3 |
Motherhood By Khalid Baig In April, President Clinton gathered an army of former presidents, state governors, city mayors and hundreds of prominent people from all 50 states to address one of the most pressing problems facing America today. He brought former chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Colin Powell, to lead this army. Their task: Solve the problem of 15 million young Americans who are considered at-risk youth. "They are at risk of growing up unskilled, unlearned, or, even worse, unloved," said Powell, who was appointed chairman of President's Summit for America's Future. The problem has "the potential to explode our society," he warned. He was not exaggerating. 15 million in a total population of about 60 million youth is a huge number. Mostly they come from dysfunctional families and fall victims to the "pathologies and poisons of the street." Every year 3.4 million of them try drugs. Half a million attempt suicide. A lot of them will drop out of high school and will be functionally illiterate ...
Spiritual Anecdotes of India Great Indian meals: divinely delicious and supremely nourishing, part 1 by Sri Chinmoy (by "meals" Sri Chinmoy is referring to the benefit of reading spiritual anecdotes) 2007, Sri Chinmoy was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize by Archbishop Desmond Tutu and former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev. Sri Chinmoy conducted meditations at the United Nations for about 30 years and at the US Congress for about 20 years.)
Mahatma Gandhi Anecdote - on Vegetarianism Gandhi and the goat's meat When he was thirteen, Gandhi got married to a girl of the same age. The two were extremely fond of each other. When Gandhi was about eighteen, he wanted to go to Europe to continue his college studies. By that time, his father had died and his mother was in charge of his life. Gandhi's relatives also wanted Gandhi to go to Europe and they requested his mother to send her son. But she was very worried. She said, "No, no. If I send him to Europe, he will be ruined. Now he is so close to me. There he will start drinking, eating meat and mixing with women." Gandhi promised his mother that he would not drink, eat meat or mix with women, and he did keep his promise. After getting his degree in law, he came home. On his return he found that his mother had died. Gandhi had a Muslim friend who always tried to persuade him to eat meat. "No," Gandhi would answer him, "Hindus don't eat meat, especially my caste. My ancestors never ate meat." But th ...
thank you for informing me that Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev was a pisces
Also make sure to watch the video at the end and see Kenny G start a fire, fall on skis, and read MIkhail Gorbachev
Putin was Time magazine's Person of the Year for 2007. In April 2008, Putin was put on the Time 100 most influential people in the world list. In 2013, he was ranked as the world's most powerful person according to Forbes. Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev credited Putin with having "pulled Russia out of chaos", but has also criticized Putin for restricting press freedom and for seeking a third term in the presidential elections. Criticism of Putin has been widespread especially over the internet in Russia, and it is said that the Russian youth organisations finance a full "network" of pro-government bloggers. In the U.S. embassy cables published by WikiLeaks in late 2010, American diplomats said Putin's Russia had become "a corrupt, autocratic kleptocracy centred on the leadership of Vladimir Putin, in which officials, oligarchs and organised crime are bound together to create a virtual mafia state." Putin called it "slanderous".
The History of Crimea It is important to understand the history of Crimean peninsula if we want to understand the current context as to what is happening as far as Ukrainian crisis is concerned. With its strategic position dominating the Black Sea and its unstable ethnic mix, it’s not surprising that the Crimea is often called a tinderbox. It has long been central to Russia’s sense of itself as a great naval power even during the past two decades when the peninsula has formally belonged to Ukraine, a separate country.After the break-up of the Soviet Union, arguments over the division of the Black Sea Fleet between Russia and the fledgling Ukrainian state were seen as likely to spark a war. The Russians kept their ships at Sevastopol,a port in Crimea. Russian sailors kept the base as a down-at-heel Soviet theme park. Ukraine was too poor, too corrupt and too disorganised to change the status quo. It was here that Saint Vladimir was baptised in 988, thus binding the early Russian state to Christianity. ...
in the words of Gorby, “they will not be able to do it themselves.”
Oliver Stone may be derided by some but, *** he's get humanity, history and Gorbachev on his side. via
"As they were departing, I lost my cool and swore at them, Russian-style." - Mikhail Gorbachev, Memoirs
Fact: the founder of Green Cross, a worldwide environmentalist movement devoted to equality of "all life" and "economic justice". is Mikhail Gorbachev, last premier of the USSR.
Oliver Stone: 'Ukraine situation is a direct outgrowth of the US neocon desire 2 dismantle Russia as rival to the US'
Fab. Oliver Stone meeting Gorbachev - "If only the West had honored the opportunity he presented in the 1980s ..."
My Mikhail Gorbachev bicycle water bottle so communist it has no car days
Q.4) The highest civilian award of India 'Bharat Ratna' has been awarded to only two foreigners so far. One of them is Nelson Mandela. The other is A.) Abdul Ghaffar khan B.) Mikhail Gorbachev C.) Marshal Tito D.) Abdul Wali Khan
Superb commentary on the current crisis, as played out through a meeting with the great Mikhail Gorbachev. The US Military-Industrial complex, that has such sway in government, is far more at fault for the current state of Ukraine due to the US insistence on decimating The USSR.
NATO – The Missing Context The essential and missing context concerns the fact that, back in the early 1990's when Mikhail Gorbachev agreed to the reunification of Germany, he got an explicit agreement from then US Secretary of State James Baker that NATO would "not move one inch to the East". Without ever renegotiating that agreement, NATO (quelle surprise!) proceeded to move into a dozen countries to the East over the following years. When it started making the move on the final piece of the chessboard -- the Ukraine -- Russia, understandably and for a number of reasons, was not too keen on that. We might consider Ukraine the final straw for a very patient Russia that did not resist as NATO steadily advanced East many millions of inches. Here's a recent map of NATO membership: On March 12 1999, the Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland joined NATO. Then, on March 20 2004, Bulgaria, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Slovakia and Slovenia all joined. And finally on April 1 2009 Albania and Croatia joined. Now th ...
You mean like Al Gore, Yasser Arafat, Jimmy Carter, and Mikhail Gorbachev? Obama was a perfect fit.
'Comrades, this man has a nice smile, but he's got iron teeth.' -Andrei Gromyko on Mikhail Gorbachev
Tverrpolitisk: "Russian MPs say Mikhail Gorbachev should be prosecuted for treason"
Mikhail Gorbachev recognised the fact that empires bankrupt and destroy nations. Putin needs to comprehend that before he ruins Russia.
"Under the flag of democracy all kinds of things are done." ~ Mikhail Gorbachev
I can't wait for Mikhail Gorbachev to sing for the in Some say he is heralding a coup d'état.
Very True You know Mikhail Gorbachev had always spoken in Russian at International Forum too
"Adjust, yet codify." —what Mikhail Gorbachev really heard Ronald Reagan say
A film in which Drew Brees takes a road trip to Russia to reconnect with his long lost father, Mikhail Gorbachev.
Mikhail Gorbachev is an absolute hero, and gets far too little credit for ending the Cold War
I am the Mikhail Gorbachev of differing!
Now is the time as said, for It's up to Putin-Obama to pull these combatants in apart h…
The history of successive authoritarian regimes in Russia reveals a recurring pattern: They do not die from external blows or domestic insurgencies. Instead, they tend to collapse from a strange internal malady — a combination of the elites' encroaching disgust with themselves and a realization that the regime is exhausted. The illness resembles a political version of Jean-Paul Sartre's existential nausea and led to both the Bolshevik Revolution of 1917 and the Soviet Union's demise with Mikhail Gorbachev's perestroika. Today, Prime Minister Vladimir Putin's regime is afflicted with the same terminal disease, despite — or because of — the seemingly impermeable political wall that it spent years constructing around itself. Putin's simulacrum of a large ideological regime simply couldn't avoid this fate. The leader's "heroic image" and "glorious deeds" are now blasphemed daily. And these verbal assaults are no longer limited to marginal opposition voices. They are now entering the mainstream media. Tw ...
My dad showed Maggie this picture of mikhail gorbachev and asked her who it was and she said Tammy baldwin
Never wish in life that your country should produce treacherous and characterless leaders in the photocopy of Mikhail Gorbachev and Boris Yeltsin, because you might never be able to repair the damage occasioned by shear laxity. If you think I'm joking, ask Russians.
I want a world of Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev I don't want a world of Roosevelt, Churchill and Stalin (read Obama, Putin and Merkel) where the Great Powers distribute the world between themselves. It looks like it if you want the Russian Channel 1 right now.
Biography Pope John Paul II "Strengthen the bonds that unite us and eliminate all that has divided us in the past." - Pope John Paul II Pope John Paul II was one of the most memorable Pope's in the modern age. He lived through the centuries most turbulent times and offered a clear moral stance and direction to the Catholic Church. Whilst his message was not always welcomed, many felt him to be a man of profound faith and goodness. Early Life Karol Wojtyla Born in Poland, 18th May, 1920, Karol Wojtyla was brought up in a turbulent period. As a young man he lived through the brutal Nazi occupation of Poland. He witnessed many atrocities and on occasions narrowly avoided with his life. It was during the war that he made the decision to train to be a priest; this had to be done clandestinely. During the war, he was also credited for trying to help Jewish friends escape persecution. The defeat of Nazi Germany saw Poland suffer under a new occupation. Though much less brutal, the Communist state were suspicious ...
Gorbachev: did somebody say birthmarks?
"We may have come here on different ships but we're all in the same boat now. " That's a dynamic quote from Martin Luther King Jr. That 'same boat' is what former Russian Premier Mikhail Gorbachev referred to as "Spaceship Earth" when he coined the phrase in the 1990's. The reason this is so important to understand is simply this: "The final war will not be a race war. It will not be a war between black and white. The final war will be an economic war... a war between the haves and the have nots." - Malcolm X These final words of wisdom from Malcolm X represented the last nail in the coffin and guaranteed both his and King's assassination. Now do you understand the gravity of the situation? You have two choices. You are either on the side of Mother Earth, defending her to your last breath, or you are working for the opposing team, the Empire of Orion. I suggest you figure out which side you are on for if you are caught on the wrong side of history (her-story), then you will be dead in the water as Mother ...
THE MESSAGE OF THE GEORGIA GUIDESTONES 1. Maintain humanity under 500,000,000 in perpetual balance with nature. 2. Guide reproduction wisely -improving fitness and diversity. 3. Unite humanity with a living new language. 4. Rule passion - faith - tradition -and all things with tempered reason. 5. Protect people and nations with fair laws and just courts. 6. Let all nations rule internally resolving external disputes in a world 7. Avoid petty laws and useless 8. Balance personal rights with social duties. 9. Prize truth - beauty - love -seeking harmony with the infinite. 10. Be not a cancer on the earth -Leave room for nature - Leave room for nature. Limiting the population of the earth to 500 million will require the extermination of nine-tenths of the world's people. The American Stonehenge's reference to establishing a world court foreshadows the current move to create an International Criminal Court and a world government. The Guidestones' emphasis on preserving nature anticipates the environmental mov ...
This is the dawning of the Age of Aquarius. “Gee, Gorby (Mikhail Gorbachev) Tuesday is a ‘no can do’. Ronnie’s Water sign is in the fourth house and yours is Grease in the seventh and you know water and grease don’t get along and both houses are ascending that day. Furthermore, with Ronnie being an Aquarius and you as a Cancer just doesn’t work at all.” On this day, 1968, the White House revealed that Nancy Reagan was consulting with an astrologer (Jean Quigley, mostly) to schedule Ronnie’s daily activities. I’ve enclosed a copy of Ronnie’s chart, but to make things easier on Nancy, the days were simply color-coded to represent “good”, “neutral”, or “avoid”. White House Chief of Staff, Donald Regan rapidly got fed up with the arrangement and vented his anger at Nancy for being the “power behind the throne.” Nancy had tremendous influence on Ron’s decisions and insisted that Regan had to go. Finally, during a heated phone call, Regan slammed the phone down on N ...
What messages are some of the world's top corporations sending with their choices for names of products and companies? In my book Project LUCID, I uncover the curious, occultic overtones of the Lucent Technologies' logo--a fiery red circle. The name "Lucent" is itself questionable. Some say it stands for Lucifer's Enterprises. Of course, the corporation's spokesmen vociferously deny it. Lucent Technologies is touting its newest software innovation, brand-named "Inferno."Inferno! What message is this mega-giant company--formerly known as AT&T's Bell Labs--trying to send us? A ministry friend from Columbus, Ohio, recently decided to check out the Lucent web site on the internet and was shocked by what he found. Here's his report: The Lucent Technologies web site pictures a whirlpool of fire that is vivid red. Also, the buttons are not only red, but they are moving like flames. If you go to the Inferno bulletin board on Lucent's site, you can also view this. I am certain that the Lord led me to this file bec ...
Hey girl. Are you Mikhail Gorbachev? Because I wanna break down your walls.
Today on HD 192310 c: Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev declares a moratorium on the deployment of middle-range missiles in Europe (1985/4/7)
Just had a very weird memory about an unpleasant childhood rhyme about throwing mikhail Gorbachev in the air and squishing him until he was dead. Googled it and found nothing. Anyone else remember it?
South Africa NEEDS FreeThinkers like Boris Yeltsin , MIKHAIL GORBACHEV etc. Who think of the GREATER GOOD Of The Country and NOT ONLY Family , Friends and Associates. GLASNOST (Openness/Transparency) & Perestroika (Restructuring of Economy and Governance) are NEEDED . YES !!! I said IT .
Even his predecessor Mikhail Gorbachev is said to be under indictment by Putin 4 treason. These are Stalin tactics by Putin
Ion Iliescu whom study in Moscow with Mikhail Gorbachev and speaks Russian language fluently heard this George Carlin 's comedy sketch and shared/counted on the same belief and it paid off big dividends the first time he ran for president because he figured out that they believed everything he lied about... when he was the president of FSN and "promised" that he will NOT RUN FOR PRESIDENCY !!! We all know how that turned out :)
What is the clash in Ukraine about? 29 April 2014. A World to Win News Service. At bottom, what's happening in Ukraine is a conflict between reactionaries on every level – a weak and fragmented monopoly capitalist ruling class in a country that has become a focal point of contention between unstable and shifting imperialist alliances. This is what makes the situation so sharp and gives it lethal potential. The U.S.-Russian clash in Ukraine is not about Ukraine. It's about empire. Western propagandists compare Russia's actions in Ukraine to Nazi Germany's 1938 invasion of Czechoslovakia under the pretext of defending ethnic Germans, with the conclusion that Russian expansionism should be stopped before it's too late. But Putin made the same argument from the opposite angle: the U.S. and its allies are following the path of Nazi Germany by trying to gobble up Eastern Europe and dismantle Russia for the sake of world domination. Despite major differences in the two epochs, including the role of Germany its ...
The world is a dangerous place, not because of those who do evil, but because of those who look on and do nothing. ~Albert Einstein It is unfortunately none too well understood that, just as the State has no money of its own, so it has no power of its own. ~Albert J. Nock What is absurd and monstrous about war is that men who have no personal quarrel should be trained to murder one another in cold blood. ~Aldous Huxley Anyone who has proclaimed violence his method inexorably must choose lying as his principle. ~Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn About the quote: This quote is often mis-attributed to Mikhail Gorbachev, who merely quoted the remark from Solzhenitsyn's Nobel prize Harvard address. A state of war only serves as an excuse for domestic tyranny. ~Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn Violence can only be concealed by a lie, and the lie can only be maintained by violence. ~Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn Even if we are spared destruction by war, our lives will have to change if we want to save life from self-destruction. ~Aleksandr ...
In understanding Baba's miracles, it's important to remember His own words on the subject: He says that in comparison with His true mission, His miracles are “like a mosquito on an elephant’s back.” He repeats what Shirdi Sai Baba said so often: “I give them what they want, so they will want what I have to give!” He says He has come not to manifest rings or bless us with promotions and healings - the purpose for His incarnation is to usher in a new age of Divine Peace on Earth, and establish divine qualities in our hearts: “This Sai has come in order to achieve the supreme task of uniting the entire mankind as one family through the bond of brotherhood, of affirming and illumining the Atmic Reality of each being in order to reveal the Divine, which is the basis on which the entire Cosmos rests. This Sai has come to instruct all to recognize the common Divine Heritage that binds man to man, so that man can rid himself of the animal and rise into the Divine, which is his goal. This Sai has c ...
I'm assuming that's last year's Mikhail Gorbachev Halloween costume?
obviously Mikhail Gorbachev who had a larger role in it.
The end of the Cold War, the reunification of Germany, liberalism and Perestroyka. The USSR's first and last president, Mikhail Gorbachev celebrates his 80th...
Perestroika: the restructuring of Soviet society in the 1980s initiated by Mikhail Gorbachev. This policy helped reform the economy and took
Mikhail Gorbachev: Prophet of Change: From the Cold War to a Sustainable World... via THE FALSE PROPHET !!!
Game of Thrones - In Archie Brown's estimation, Mikhail Gorbachev was the heroic leader who ended the Cold War (it...
This creepy Mikhail Gorbachev baby thing was just staring at me through the dark when I went into the…
Equally, one man's opinion doesn't make anything fact, whether he's Mikhail Gorbachev or Nick WIlliams.
Quote by: Mikhail Gorbachev: Surely, God on high has not refused to give us enough wisdom to find ways to brin...
"He lost" is a pretty simplistic explanation of Mikhail Gorbachev's role in Cold War history.
"My life's work has been accomplished. I did all that I could.” - Mikhail Gorbachev
From 1997-2002, Elizabeth served as a member of the Earth Charter Commission, co-chaired by Mikhail Gorbachev & Maurice Strong
Is that the same Mikhail Gorbachev who sent troops to Lithuania in a bloody crackdown?
Yeah, you're right. I must have imagined Mikhail Gorbachev, that warmonger, endorsing the Crimea move.
Mikhail and the End of the Cold War: Awesome Analysis ! Excellent overview!
“The threat of environmental crisis will be the 'international disaster key' that will unlock the New World Order” - Mi…
Mikhail Gorbachev for his sign. A contagious good cheer is the hallmark of this presidency, even when the most dismal matters are (4/6)
Mikhail Gorbachev? 1980's Russian President. The last of the old Soviet Union I believe :)
A la Mikhail Gorbachev. Whatever may be the fate of left,A B Bardhan and D Raja will always be visible on Tv.
Source: your blood type? Mine is A+. Your blood group type can reveal your personality; Bright and dark aspects of your personality. Let’s have a look that what blood types possess which kind of qualities for any person and which blood type is compatible to another. Blood Type O Type O’s are outgoing, and very social. They are initiators, although they don’t always finish what they start. Creative and popular, they love to be the center of attention and appear very self confident. Best Traits: Ambitious, athletic, robust and self-confident. Natural leaders. Worst Traits: Arrogant, vain, insensitive and ruthless. Famous Os: Al Capone, Gerald Ford, Mikhail Gorbachev, John Gotti, Crystal Kay, Queen Elizabeth II, John Lennon, Paul Newman, Elvis Presley, Ronald Reagan Blood Type A While outwardly calm, they have such high standards (perfectionists) that they tend to be balls of nerves on the inside. Type A’s are the most artistic of the blood groups. They can be shy, are conscientious, trustworthy, and ...
WOW !!! Astonishing and proud to know Arvind Kejriwal is only second person after Mahatma Gandhi to win the Times Person of the year award. Other noted personalities won this award so far all over the world are Charles Lindbergh, Franklin D Roosevelt, Joseph Stalin, Winston Churchill, Harry S Truman, Elizabeth II, Charles de Gaulle, Eisenhower, John F Kennedy, Pope John XXIII, Martin Luther King Jr, The Apollo 8 Astronauts, Richard Nixon, Henry Kissinger, Jimmy Carter, Deng Xiaoping, Ayatollah Khomeini, Ronald Reagan, Yuri Andropov, Mikhail Gorbachev, George Bush, Pope John Paul, Vladimir Putin, Barack Obama and some others….Winston Churchill is the only one from the so called Great Britain, and Proud to see a couple of Indians there.
"The phenomenon of UFOs does exist, and it must be treated seriously." -Mikhail Gorbachev, premiere of the Soviet Union. May 4th, 1990.
Russian MPs call for Mikhail Gorbachev to be prosecuted for 'allowing' the collapse of the Soviet Union Soviet Union was dismantled under leadership of Mikhail Gorbachev Former president is well regarded for also helping to end Cold War Now group of Russian MPs have called for him to be prosecuted One from President Putin's party has even branded him a 'US spy' Gorbachev, 83, said move is 'sheer stupidity' adding MPs had 'no shame'
It seems that Vladimir Putin is destroying in a few months what it took Mikhail Gorbachev years to build. It's a sad state of affairs.
AN INTERESTING ARTICLE I RAN ACROSS. n April 12, 2014, at 8:24 PM, mencherh wrote: Why is the Motley Fool even getting involved with wars of aggression? Why are they getting politically involved? Russia is doing exactly what the United States would be doing if the exact same situation were happening in our own backyard. Oops, it did!! During the Cuban Missile Crisis both the U.S. and Russia almost annihilated the world because Russia decided to park nuclear-topped missiles only 90 miles off the coast of Florida, but Russia actually had a good excuse at the time. The U.S. had parked a large number of nuclear-tipped missiles in Turkey, everyone of them pointed right at Russia, or should I say the Soviet Union, the USSR. The Russian government right now is seriously thinking about charging Mikhail Gorbachev with high crimes and misdemeanors, treason, as a result of what's happening right now. Gorbachev had a good heart when he allowed the breakup of the former USSR into separate sovereign nations in the earl ...
Mikhail Pletnev was born 14 April 1957 to a musical family in the then-Soviet Union. He became friends with Mikhail Gorbachev in 1988 and because of this friendship, Pletnev gained the support to found the Russian National Orchestra in 1990. It was the first non-government-supported orchestra in Russia since 1917. Pletnev was heavily influenced by Rachmaninoff, which you can tell in many of his recordings. Do you think this clip is reminiscent of George Gershwin?
Russian MPs blame Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev: The world is a topsy-turvy place.A group of five Russian parl...
At the risk of extending that metaphor too far: was Dave "glasnost" Grohl the Mikhail Gorbachev of the Nineties grunge/metal Cold War?
Several State Duma lawmakers have asked for an investigation to be opened against former Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev for his role in the 1991 collapse of the U.S.S.R., a news report said.
Glasnost (Russian, "openness”) was the Soviet policy of open discussion of political and social issues. It was instituted by Mikhail Gorbachev in the late 1980s and began the democratization of the Soviet Union. Ultimately, fundamental changes to the political structure of the Soviet Union occurred: the power of the Communist Party was reduced and multi-candidate elections took place. Glasnost also permitted criticism of government officials and allowed the media freer dissemination of news and information.
p. 3: "Defeat notwithstanding, Mikhail Gorbachev was the most important individual . . . "
Certain members of Russia's parliament are seeking to blame Mikhail Gorbachev for the loss of the Soviet Union.
I just realized that I'm surrounded by ADULTS that have hardly heard of Ronald Reagan and probably have no idea who Mikhail Gorbachev was.
MOSCOW — Still radiant over their annexation of Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula, some members of Russia’s parliament are more nostalgic than ever for the Soviet Union — and on the prowl for someone to blame for its loss. Why not 83-year-old Mikhail Gorbachev? Five deputies of the State Duma, the lower h...
Russian MPs have requested prosecutors investigate Mikhail Gorbachev for treason over the breakup of the USSR.
Mikhail Gorbachev to be tried for the collapse of USSR - Pravda.Ru
Blast from the past, on this day in 1990, NATO received word that Mikhail Gorbachev resigned as president of the Communist Party in the USSR
Mikhail Gorbachev, the first and the last president of the USSR, said that the proposition to bring him to trial for the collapse of the Soviet Union was "utter nonsense"
"He ended his presidency as he had hoped, being cheered while strolling through Red Square with Mikhail Gorbachev."
The market is not an invention of capitalism. It has existed for centuries. It is an invention of cilization. Mikhail Gorbachev
I could be wrong, but I'm pretty sure the only real thing on the Carneys' bookshelf is a mini-bust of Mikhail Gorbachev.
Maybe to distract you from the Mikhail Gorbachev bust on the lower-right shelf?
Anyone point out the plastic Mikhail Gorbachev bust on the shelf yet?
hw can U̶̲̥̅̊ be talking of Buhari-presidency? Its like Mikhail Gorbachev running for Russian presidency
Russian MPs have demanded former leader Mikhail Gorbachev, 83, be put on trial for the break-up of the Soviet Union 23 years ago, with one even branding him a 'US spy'.
Great article by my friend Pat... What Would Reagan Do? By Patrick J. Buchanan Friday - April 11, 2014 President Reagan was holding a meeting in the Cabinet Room on March 25, 1985, when Press Secretary Larry Speakes came over to me, as communications director, with a concern. The White House was about to issue a statement on the killing of Major Arthur Nicholson, a U.S. army officer serving in East Germany. Maj. Nicholson had been shot in cold blood by a Russian soldier. Speakes thought the president's statement, "This violence was unjustified," was weak. I agreed. We interrupted the president, who reread the statement, then said go ahead with it. What lay behind this Reagan decision not to express his own and his nation's disgust and anger at this atrocity? Since taking office, Reagan had sought to engage Soviet leaders in negotiations, but, as he told me, "they keep dying on me." Two weeks earlier, on March 10, 1985, Konstantin Chernenko, the third Soviet premier in Reagan's term, had died, and the youn ...
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Mikhail Gorbachev the whipping boy of disciples of lost Soviet empire
5members of Russia's parliament v called for d former president, Mikhail Gorbachev, 2b prosecuted over d collapse of d Soviet Union
” We are moving towards a New World Order the world of communism & we shall never turn off that road “ by Mikhail Gorbachev 1980!
Mikhail Gorbachev has really let himself go. I hate when former world leaders let themselves slide
Actually an interesting piece.Russian lawmakers seek to prosecute Mikhail Gorbachev :
Russian lawmakers push to prosecute Mikhail Gorbachev for treasonous actions in breaking up the USSR.
“Russian lawmakers seek to prosecute Mikhail Gorbachev That's passing the buck on another level.
Held responsible for the breakup of the Soviet Union Mikhail Gorbachev, Prompt Investigation
“Russian lawmakers seek to prosecute Mikhail Gorbachev Wow.
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