All Posts Tagged With: "Brian Whitmore"

Public dissent on the rise in Russia as economy declines

Perspectives

Public dissent on the rise in Russia as economy declines

A Worldfocus contributing blogger argues that as the Russian economy sags, the public is warming up to anti-government protesters and Russian leaders will have a more difficult time marginalizing dissenting voices.

Posted: March 10, 2009 12:43   Comments: 2
It’s the Vladimir Putin Show!

Perspectives / Video

It’s the Vladimir Putin Show!

A Worldfocus contributing blogger writes about Prime Minister Vladimir Putin's recent appearance on radio and television for a Q&A centered on the faltering Russian economy.

Posted: December 5, 2008 12:48   Comments: 2
Putin goes by many terms and titles

Perspectives

Putin goes by many terms and titles

A Worldfocus contributing blogger writes that Vladimir Putin's several titles -- from president to prime minister -- are window-dressings to his sprawling power.

Posted: November 20, 2008 16:08   Comments: 0

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