Power Games

Power Games

What Drives The Protests in Kyrgyzstan?

This is Kyrgyzstan’s third revolution in the last 15 years.  However, some experts disagree with this assessment. They believe that with every new revolution one ruling power replaces another, while the system remains unchanged. 

 

Inside the Belarusian Detention Center

“I want the whole world to see that in the 21st century there is still a country in the centre of Europe that tortures people for different political views.”

2+2=5 - How Propaganda Works

A couple of  centuries ago propaganda could reach a certain part of society. Nowadays, there is a variety of propaganda tools and the scale of their influence is also much broader.

Qasem Soleimani - a Martyr Who Was Murdered?

The Iranian media and other news sources close to IRGC in the region followed two major propaganda routes.

Qasem Soleimani - a Terrorist Whose Killing Was Justified?

The western media pictured him as the top Iranian General and the second most powerful figure in Iran’s politics.The US media knew that Qasem Soleimani had been an enormous threat to the US and its allies for decades; they knew he was directly involved in the death of hundreds of US servicemen in Iraq.

Is “Cancel Culture” Cancelling Free Speech?

The critical voices against the phenomenon are getting stronger. But for now, the “cancel culture” is pretty far from being canceled itself.

Brotherhood and Deportation – Racism in the Soviet Union

Tackling racism was a significant part of the ideology, but, perhaps unsurprisingly, this only concerned capitalist racism.