Monday, Nov. 16, 6:30 p.m.
The Commonwealth Club (555 Post St.)
The former world chess champion and current chairman of the Human Rights Foundation has been a vocal and high profile critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin for more than a decade. He will explain how Putin’s Russia has come to define itself and how regime opponents should organize themselves. $7–$50, 415-597-6705, commonwealthclub.org