Between Security and Freedom- Hong Kong’s National Security Law

‘’“Someone must have been telling lies about Joseph K., for without having done anything wrong he was arrested one fine morning.” – In The Trial, Franz Kafta wrote about a bureaucratic trial whose obscure contours are so incomprehensible and ambiguous,…


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Japan Soft Power House

We tend to look to the Western World for references to our way of behavior, not only regarding political organization, but also in cultural terms. It is not strange to anyone that perhaps the United…




Manufacturing Consent (Part II): The Media’s Servitude

“If, however, the powerful are able to fix the premises of discourse, to decide what the general populace is allowed  to  see,  hear  and  think  about,  and  to  ‘manage’  public  opinion by regular propaganda campaigns,…


The World in December 21 to 27

Brexit: Habemus Acordum! This Thursday the United Kingdom and the European Union reached a post-Brexit trade agreement, after months of negotiations. Prime Minister Boris Johnson considered it a “good deal” for the whole of Europe,…


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Christmas Geopolitics

Regardless of the International Relations Theory we use to analyse the International System, even if we consider international relations to be a zero-sum game, or a cooperative game, it is now indisputable that the search…



The World from December 14 to 20

Possible post-Brexit deal According to the European Union’s chief Brexit negotiator, Michael Barnier, a post-Brexit free trade agreement with the United Kingdom may be close and could be reached as early as Sunday. The European…