Faculty in the Media
KATHMANDU, June 5 - Prof Jenik Radon of Columbia University in New York, USA on Monday underlined the need for amendment or changes to the existing constitution to pave a legitimate way for Constituent Assembly (CA) polls.
A DISCUSSION ABOUT RUSSIA WITH Guest Host DAVID REMNICK, Editor, The New Yorker STEPHEN SESTANOVICH, Senior Fellow for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Council on Foreign Relations and Harriman Institute STEPHEN KOTKIN, Director of the Program in Russian Studies, Princeton University NINA KHRUSHCHEVA, New School University and Harriman Institute Tuesday, June 6, 2006
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Jonathan Sanders, Russian Institute alumnus ('75) and former Institute Assistant Director, is the reporter and producer of Three Days in September, a documentary on the Beslan tragedy in Russia, when School No. 1 was taken hostage on September 1, 2004. On September 3rd, shooting broke out between Russian security forces and the hostage-takers--over 300 civilians were killed, more than half of them were children.
Harriman Institute Alumnus Leonard Benardo, currently Regional Director for Russia at the Open Society Institute, New York City, is co-author with Aryeh Neier, President of the Open Society Institute, of "Russia: The Persecution of Civil Society," published in The New York Review of Books (April 27, 2006).