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The Future of Chess, Not FIDE

August 18, 2014 More
The Future of Chess, Not FIDE

When I announced my campaign for FIDE president on October 7 in Tallinn, I stated that my goal was to elevate our game to the very high level in the public mind where I believe it belongs. On August 11 here in Tromsø, I lost the election for FIDE president, but my campaign did a […]

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Chess Archeology in Montenegro

July 26, 2014 More
Chess Archeology in Montenegro

Game 10 of the 1995 World Championship match between Garry Kasparov and Viswanathan Anand in New York City, atop the World Trade Center, was a sensation. Kasparov bounced back in spectacular fashion from a loss in the previous game that had put him behind in the match. In the game, White (Kasparov) improved on the […]

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Kasparov answers questions in Norway

June 5, 2014 More
Kasparov answers questions in Norway

Video Starts at 4:40 6/5/2014 – During the first round of the Norway Chess tournament, Garry Kasparov appeared in the commentary box hosted by Dirk Jan Ten Geuzendam, editor-in-chief of New in Chess, and Nigel Short. While analyzing the games in progress, he also answered questions regarding players such as Caruana and Karjakin, and clarified […]

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FOX NEWS ON GARRY’S SPEECH AT CATO INSTITUTE EVENT | May 23rd, 2014

May 29, 2014 More
FOX NEWS ON GARRY’S SPEECH AT CATO INSTITUTE EVENT | May 23rd, 2014

FULL TRANSCRIPT OF GARRY KASPAROV’S SPEECH AT MILTON FRIEDMAN PRIZE FOR ADVANCING LIBERTY 2014 Garry Kasparov @Kasparov63 · 21h Wow, very nice comments from @KJTorrance on Fox, thank you! “A little flattery will support a man through great fatigue.” – James Monroe

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Garry Kasparov Keynote, Milton Friedman Prize 2014

May 22, 2014 More
Garry Kasparov Keynote, Milton Friedman Prize 2014

Garry Kasparov Keynote Milton Friedman Prize for Advancing Liberty 2014 Cato Institute Event – New York City – The Waldorf Astoria – May 21, 2014 Thank you for inviting me here today to speak about a few topics dear to my Soviet-born heart: individual freedom, limited government, and traditional American values! If only my die-hard […]

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Garry @ Fox Business News with Maria Bartiromo | 05.18.2014

May 19, 2014 More
Garry @ Fox Business News with Maria Bartiromo | 05.18.2014

On Sunday, May 18th, Garry appeared on Fox Business News program with Maria Bartiromo to discuss ways of resolving Ukrainian crisis and his campaign for FIDE presidency. 

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Open Letter to Guy Verhofstadt on Eve of EU Presidential Debate

May 14, 2014 More
Open Letter to Guy Verhofstadt on Eve of EU Presidential Debate

Dear Mr. Verhofstadt, I write to you out of deep concern over the crisis in Ukraine and what it means for the future of Europe and the world. Tomorrow is the European Union Presidential Debate. You and the other main candidates will discuss many important topics, to be sure, but the greatest crisis the EU […]

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KASPAROV IN THE NEWS

May 13, 2014 More
KASPAROV IN THE NEWS

May 22nd, 2014 FULL STORY Milton Friedman Prize for Advancing Liberty 2014 Cato Institute Event – New York City – The Waldorf Astoria – May 21, 2014 In his keynote, Garry Kasparov said he’s working on a book about “the shift away from traditional American values of liberty, risk-taking and sacrifice.” The title of the project — […]

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Campaign Update 5.12.14

April 14, 2014 More
Campaign Update 5.12.14

Friends, As the FIDE election date approaches, I continue to visit federations all over the world to promote the values that make me who I am today: honesty, integrity and hard work. When I am FIDE’s next president, I will bring change to the organization: FIDE will do more to support national federations - not the other way around.  I will also […]

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Garry Kasparov: Cut Off the Russian Oligarchs and They’ll Dump Putin

March 7, 2014 More
Garry Kasparov: Cut Off the Russian Oligarchs and They’ll Dump Putin

Garry Kasparov: Cut Off the Russian Oligarchs and They’ll Dump PutinTarget their assets abroad, their mansions and IPOs in London, their yachts. Use banks, not tanks. By Garry Kasparov | March 7, 2014 VIDEO: Human Rights Foundation Chairman Garry Kasparov on why the U.S. won’t respond to Putin’s aggression in Ukraine. For the second time in […]

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