All Posts Tagged With: "Andrei Illarionov"

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Petition Demands Justice for Beaten Activist

A group of prominent public figures have signed a petition demanding that the charges against a St. Petersburg activist be dropped. The activist was severely beaten when he asked for identification from police officers in plain clothes.

Nov 6, 2009 | Continued
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How Russia Can Escape the Financial Crisis

Liberal Charter, a Russian political alliance led by liberal economist Andrei Illarionov, writes a scathing statement against the Russian response to the financial crisis, and describes a pathway out of the crisis. Exclusive translation by

Oct 29, 2008 | Continued
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Illarionov: Russia Lost the Georgian War

Andrei Illarionov , a liberal economist and former policy advisor to the Russian president, has released his conclusions on the war in Georgia. The “financial, foreign policy, and moral losses of Russia are much more significant than those of Georgia,” Illarionov argues. The text first ran in the Yezhednevny Zhurnal online newspaper.

Aug 13, 2008 | Continued