January 13, 2015 | CGI Talks with prominent Russian economist and Opposition Leader, Vladimir Milov, with highlights from a private event hosted January 9.
October 10, 2014 | Konstantin Avramov and Anna Guryanova
Technology and innovation are the keys to Russia’s future, but are being left to wither in Putin’s third term.
August 27, 2014
CGI speaks with Thomas Graham, former Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for Russia on the National Security Council.
June 25, 2014
CGI speaks to Dr. Robert Legvold, Professor Emeritus in the Department of Political Science and the Harriman Institute at Columbia University.
June 20, 2014
CGI speaks with Leonid Gozman, president of the Russian opposition political organization, the Union of Right Forces (SPS).
April 10, 2014
Putin’s approval rating soared after the 2008 Georgia War, only to quickly decline again in following years.
October 29, 2013
If Orthodox Christianity really is becoming more influential in Russian society, there is inevitably going to be some sort of reckoning with the Soviet Union’s vicious persecution of Orthodox Christians.
April 4, 2013
Authoritarian rule in Russia, manifested in the ongoing repression of political dissent and human rights activism, has become a hallmark of Vladimir Putin’s presidency. Yet clues to its origin can be found in the bloody events of October 4, 1993, when Putin’s predecessor, Boris Yeltsin, used tanks to shell his own parliament.