• Europe

    Russia in the Midst of Protest

    Protests have been held throughout Russia in response to the arrest of opposition leader, Alexei Navalny, and to speak out against Putin’s authoritarian and corrupt government.

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    EU Policy in the Aftermath of the Migration Crisis

    Synopsis: As a result of ongoing violence, a mass exodus of migrants fled their home countries, and many sought asylum in Europe. This led the EU to establish various migration policies. This article examines the extent to which the EU’s policy on migrants has evolved over the four-year period, including

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    Abkhazia and the Shift Towards Cryptocurrency

    The increasing popularity of paying and trading with cryptocurrencies has raised regulatory and monetary policy concerns as these digital currencies reside beyond the governmental realm. Monetary policies dictate control over fiat currencies which are valued based on trust in governmental promises. Cryptocurrencies are digital currencies facilitated by a decentralized payment

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    The Fight Against “Radical Islam” in France

    On October 16th, French teacher Samuel Paty was beheaded on the street in a Parisian suburb after sparking local controversy by using caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad in one of his lessons. President Emmanuel Macron voiced his outrage and condemned this abhorrent act of violence, referring to it not only

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