Tag: Kerensky

Why Russia is ignoring first flirtation with liberalism


Russia’s February Revolution is one of history’s great “What if” moments, says the University of Queensland’s John Quiggin. If this revolution — which actually took place in early March 1917… Read more »

No Kerensky: Mário Soares a pivotal figure in Portugal’s democratic transition


Mário Soares, a pivotal figure in Portugal’s transition from dictatorship to democracy who as prime minister led his long-impoverished country into the European Union, died Saturday. He was 92 years old,… Read more »