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Unravelling the China-Iran Agreement: What lies ahead for the Middle East?

By Katya Mavrelli, By signing a 25-year cooperation agreement with Iran, China has dynamically made its presence felt in the Middle East. The oil-rich and...

After Covid Era

By Timoleon Palaiologos, It has been more than a year since the beginning of the ongoing pandemic that has completely altered the reality of our...

Greece and Turkey on the Negotiation Table

By Katya Mavrelli, In what was described by many as a "heated exchange" or even a bickering between the two neighbors, Greece’s Foreign Minister, Nikos...

Global shortage of vaccines: Serbia to the rescue

By Nina Chatzistergiou, Serbia, a Balkan country of approximately 7 million people, appears to have been highly praised regarding its' vaccination drive, which ranks among...

Xinjiang cotton: a power play between China and Western Brands 

By Nefeli Kanellou, In the last two weeks everyone seems to be talking about Xinjiang cotton and the sanctions that China has imposed on western...

3 reasons to look up to New Zealand and its Prime Minister 

By Marilia Platsa,  Jacinda Ardern assumed the office of New Zealand’s Prime Minister in 2017 at the age of 37, becoming the youngest person in...

The #StopAsianHate Movement

By Anna Nguyen, Racism is a phenomenon that is quite common, regardless of where it occurs or by whom it comes from. Usually, racism peaks...

Erdogan’s Turkey: On a Path to Glory (?)

By Katya Mavrelli, By now, the effects of the January 2021 US Election have settled in. The focus of US politics has shifted towards mending,...

Remote Learning in Africa and οther Inequalities

By Venia Kontogianni, Trying to find a part of our lives that has not been touched by the effects of the pandemic is a head-scratcher....

The End of Turkish Women’s Rights Era as We Know It

By Katya Mavrelli, On the 20th of March 2021, Turkey’s Recep Tayyip Erdogan once again performed a daring, puzzling, provocative and risky action. The Turkish...

Bad cop, worse cop

By Venia Kontogianni, As said by writer Robert Ingersoll, “If you want to find out what a man is to the bottom, give him power”....

Independence Movements: Catalunya

By Timoleon Palaiologos, In the past few years, with the aftermath of the economic crisis and the rise of right-wing parties throughout Europe, there has...

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Η διαστημική αμέλεια της Κίνας

Του Χρήστου Παπαδόπουλου, Όταν κατά τη δεκαετία του 1950 εκκινούσε ενεργά η προσπάθεια εξερεύνησης του διαστήματος από τις Ηνωμένες Πολιτείες της Αμερικής και τη Σοβιετική...

Τα πρώτα βήματα του Καποδίστρια και η ανιδιοτελής προσφορά του

Του Γιώργου Σαλπιγγίδη, Ο αγώνας για την ανεξαρτησία της Ελλάδας μας παρέχει πλήθος πολεμικών άλλοτε επιτυχών και άλλοτε πάλι όχι. Πέραν όμως από τις ένδοξες...

Scripta Manent: Η άνθηση και ο μαρασμός των «κομμάτων της κρίσης»

Του Κωνσταντίνου-Ειρηναίου Σταμούλη,  Ομολογώ πως η αφορμή του συγκεκριμένου άρθρου δεν προέρχεται από την εγχώρια πολιτική σκηνή, αλλά από την Ισπανία και συγκεκριμένα από τη...

Greenwashing or Real Change?

By Nefeli Kanellou, “Oh no, don’t believe that! It’s just another attempt of greenwashing.” Does that phrase sound familiar? I bet it does. During the last years...