How Mikhail Gorbachev transformed Modern Russia

In this video Professor Ludmilla Selezneva goes on with stories on Russia and the Soviet Union. Today she speaks about Mikhail Gorbachev, the last and the only President of the Soviet Union.

  • Did Mikhail Gorbachev really want the collapse of the Soviet Union
  • Transformation of the Soviet political system
  • The role of Michael Gorbachev in the end of the Cold War and reunification of Germany
  • “Perestroika” and “Glasnost”. What do these word mean
  • Gorbachev as a symbol of new Russia