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Gorbachev’s disputed legacy

13 mins | Sep 7, 2022
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The Former President of the Soviet Union died at age 91. Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev was a rare bright spot in Russia's tragic, grim, blood-splattered history. Vladislav M. Zubok. Explores how he refused to cling to power for power's sake. And yet, his place in Russian history is more complex — and still to be determined.
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