the ending of the Cold War

Purpose: The purpose of this discussion board is for you to deepen your view of the ending of the Cold War by considering the Soviet perspective. Your reading of other students’ postings and responses to them is meant to help you see multiple perspectives on the questions.
1. Read the Global Perspectives article titled “Explaining the End of the Cold War; A View from the Former Soviet Union” located on pages 56-57 of the textbook.
2. Write your posting as an answer to question #2 in the “For Critical Analysis” section on page 57 of the textbook. Please post in about two good paragraphs.
3. Respond to two other student postings. Please respond in at least three sentences each.