All Posts Tagged With: "chess politics"

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Kasparov: Putin ‘Doomed to Stay’ President of Russia

In an interview with the British magazine Standpoint, Garry Kasparov discusses chess politics, his insights into Russia’s nefarious ruling elite, and the opposition’s ongoing efforts to make the country truly democratic.

Sep 30, 2010 | Continued
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Ilyumzhinov’s Game – For the Benefit of the Elites

In a column for, Russian political analyst Stanislav Belkovsky discusses the scandal that has erupted in the battle for the presidency of the World Chess Federation – and why one Kremlin aide has such a stake in the matter.

Jun 9, 2010 | Continued