Building a New Russia

Mr. Remnick, a former Moscow correspondent, talked about his book, Resurrection: The Struggle for a New Russia. He talked about how… read more

Mr. Remnick, a former Moscow correspondent, talked about his book, Resurrection: The Struggle for a New Russia. He talked about how the old order of gangsters has given away to a new order and how organized crime is becoming a major force in the economy. He also described the effects of the changes on Russian citizens. After his prepared remarks, he took questions from the audience. Remnick’s first book Lenin’s Tomb: The Last Days of the Soviet Empire, won a Pulitzer Prize for nonfiction. close

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Building a New Russia

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Program ID:
79836-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
First Aired:
Apr 6, 1997
Last Aired:
May 1, 2007

Airing Details

  • Apr 06, 1997 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 07, 1997 | 12:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 07, 1997 | 5:33am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 30, 2007 | 9:38pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 01, 2007 | 6:57am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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