All Posts Tagged With: "Vladimir Posner"

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Posner: United Russia Summit Recalls Soviet Stagnation

Vladimir Posner condemned a unanimous vote at the United Russia party congress as reminiscent of Communist Party congresses during Soviet stagnation.

May 29, 2012 | Continued
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Posner Threatens to Cancel Show Over Censorship

TV host Vladimir Posner says he might cancel his show if state-owned Channel One subjects him to any more censorship – most recently involving opposition blogger Aleksei Navalny.

Feb 8, 2012 | Continued
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Posner Fails to Invite Oppositionists on TV

Television host Vladimir Posner promised to invite leading oppositionists onto his show in March, but that deadline is now fully passed and no such invitations have been made.

Apr 6, 2011 | Continued
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Posner Plans to Interview Nemtsov in March

Russian television host Vladimir Posner says he plans to invite Boris Nemtsov on his show on state-run Channel One in March, along with Valeriya Novodvorskaya and possibly Garry Kasparov.

Feb 24, 2011 | Continued
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Putin Gives Go-Ahead to Show Kasparov, Nemtsov on TV

In a surprising break from tradition, Vladimir Putin has apparently given the go-ahead to prominent TV host Vladimir Posner to bring opposition figures such as Garry Kasparov and Boris Nemtsov on television.

Feb 5, 2011 | Continued
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No Freedom of Speech in Russian Media—TV Personality

Vladimir Posner, a notable TV journalist and president of the Russian Academy of Television, has complained that there is no freedom of speech in the modern Russian mass-media.

Mar 28, 2008 | Continued