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World Policy Journal (1 June 2005) 22 (2): 67–73.
Published: 01 June 2005
...Nina Khrushcheva Copyright © 2005 World Policy Institute 2005 REFLECTIONS Nina Khrushcheva, great-granddaughter of Nikita Khrushchev, teaches international affairs at New School University. She is currently working on a book project on Stalinism as a state of mind...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2008) 25 (3): 109–117.
Published: 01 September 2008
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2007) 24 (3): 83–88.
Published: 01 September 2007
... manner. Edward Crankshaw, the distinguished Sovietologist, writing in the London Observer, described it as “the most interesting thing to come out of official Moscow since the fall of Khrushchev fourteen years ago.” It was the cover story in The Economist. This time, if less threatening, he seemed just...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2001) 18 (1): 113–115.
Published: 01 March 2001
... aware that McGeorge Bundy, JF K ’s national security adviser, was a nonsmoker. More substantially, the crisis is viewed almost exclusively through American eyes. One would never guess that Nikita Khrushchev had plausible grounds for fearing an American invasion of Cuba, or for worrying about...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2017) 34 (4): 87–92.
Published: 01 December 2017
... palace, the izborists assembled for a picture, clasping their hands and raising their arms to the sky. They were there to claim victory. Sixty years after Khrushchev haphazardly gifted the Crimean peninsula to Ukraine, it had finally returned to its rightful owner: the Russian Federation. Pulled...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2002) 19 (3): 69–76.
Published: 01 September 2002
... Stalinist period under Nikita Khrushchev— tion of Islamic identity.4 At the same time, no longer a part of a bloody purge but flow­ it was often deemed too risky to pass along ing from a broader policy of hastily assimi­ the tenets of Islam to the young, who grew lating all Soviet citizens to the...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2006) 23 (1): 85–91.
Published: 01 March 2006
... Dresden Museum (the two latter trophies were returned to Communist East Germany by Nikita Khrushchev). To this day, Moscow’s refusal to honor an agreement on reciprocal restitution signed by Mikhail Gorbachev persists as a thorn in Russian-German relations. (The sole work of any value returned by...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2001) 17 (4): 25–32.
Published: 01 December 2001
..., running unchanged These comparisons are rarely made. Refer­ through the years since Stalin’s death. The ences to allegedly unique and unchanging condemnation of Stalinism by Nikita historical patterns in Russian behavior are Khrushchev, the reforms of Mikhail Gor­ an ongoing trope of much of...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2015) 32 (3): 112–122.
Published: 01 September 2015
... Cuba, and the Kremlin sought a stronghold just south of the Florida Keys. Nikita Khrushchev saw this as potentially a first wedge into the Western Hemisphere, but these aspirations fizzled and died—particularly in the years following the Cuban Missile Crisis when Kennedy forced the Russians to blink...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2015) 32 (4): 108–118.
Published: 01 December 2015
... could never design anything as beautiful again. Ivan, too, wanted respect—at any cost. Seven years ago, rather perceptively, Nina Khrushcheva, granddaughter of Nikita Khrushchev—the same Soviet leader who went nose-to-nose with President John F. Kennedy in the Cuban Missile Crisis—detailed her...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2004) 21 (1): 22–31.
Published: 01 March 2004
... leaders on either side were aware. In 1991, Soviet president Mikhail Gor­ Yielding to a U.S. naval blockade, So­ bachev cut Soviet subsidies and “normal­ viet premier Nikita Khrushchev agreed to ized” relations with Cuba, ending importa­ remove the missiles if President Kennedy tion of cheap...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2002) 19 (3): 1–10.
Published: 01 September 2002
... at least as peace. Forgotten, too, is that the same much as—I think more than— their hatred things now said of Saddam Hussein and of the Jews or their outrage over the defile­ Kim Jong II were once said of Stalin, ment of Saudi soil by American troops. Khrushchev, and Mao, and preventive...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2014) 31 (4): 85–96.
Published: 01 December 2014
... broadcasts became a continuous loop of gauzy, nostalgic propaganda—waving wheat fields and tractor combines, that might have been drawn from Khrushchev-Brezhnev-era Kremlin film archives. There was a darker element, however. A campaign waged in the shadows, just barely beneath the surface, designed to...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2000) 17 (3): 51–59.
Published: 01 September 2000
... Union, York, 1996), p. 208. Coleman, who was assigned to p. 270. Moscow in tours that totaled a decade and spanned 6. Dobrynin, In Confidence, p. 447. four regimes from Khrushchev to Yeltsin, refers in 7. Don Oberdorfer, The Turn: From the Cold his book to “once-secret documents” but has in­ War...