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What was glasnost?

It was the political openness and free dicussion of issues from Mikhail Gorbachev (the general secretary of the Soviet Communist party in 1985). ---------------------------- (MORE)

What is perestroika and glasnost?

Perestroika, which literally means restructuring, was a political  movement for reformation in the Soviet Union. Glasnost, which means  openness, was a policy reform propose (MORE)
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What does the term glasnost refer to?

Glasnost, which is a Russian word meaning "Publicity", referred to a policy of transparency and increased openness began by Mikhail Gorbachev in the 1980s.
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What was the new Soviet policy of Glasnost?

Glasnost roughly translates from Russian as "openness" or transparency of governmental activities. It was designed to end the corruption and abuses of Soviet party leaders, to (MORE)