Arkady Moshes
21 Dec 2018
Arkady Moshes discusses the changing geopolitical status of Belarus and its relations with Ukraine and Russia (second video). Moshes is the Director of the EU Eastern Neighbourhood and Russia...
Maria Lipman & Maria Volkenstein
17 Dec 2018
The rise of diversity and individualism in Russian society is undisputed, but these new trends are observed, first and foremost, in the private sphere, consumption, and everyday practices, while the...
PONARS Eurasia
07 Dec 2018
Alexander Iskandaryan, director of the Caucasus Institute in Yerevan, explains the "evolution of revolutions" in Armenia. He discusses the primary differences between the discontent in 2008 and the...
Tanya Lokot
26 Nov 2018
Shrouded in its self-made mythology of security and privacy, Telegram offers a level playing-field to all kinds of actors in Russia, creating a portable private-public sphere where anyone can be...
Kirill Rogov
06 Nov 2018
The September regional elections, held in Russia against the background of discontent caused by pension reform, became a kind of “stress test” for the political system. This test has demonstrated...
Maria Lipman & Yekaterina Sokiryanskaya
22 Oct 2018
An attempt to demarcate the border between Chechnya and Ingushetia has provoked mass protests in Ingushetia, Russia's smallest region. Unusually for Russia, part of the Ingush elite has joined the...
Alexander Verkhovsky
11 Oct 2018
On October 3, 2018, President Vladimir Putin submitted to the Russian legislature a bill that decriminalized some of the deeds currently described in Article 282 of the Russian Criminal Code. The...
Maria Lipman & Sergey Chapnin
27 Sep 2018
Many among Ukrainian clergy and its government are anxious to gain full ecclesiastical autonomy for Ukrainian Church. The Ecumenical Patriarch appears willing to grant such status to the Orthodox...
Maria Lipman & Serhiy Kudelia
24 Sep 2018
Political scientist Serhiy Kudelia has studied the conflict in Donbas since its very early stages. In a recently published article, he discussed the possible approaches to ending the conflict. Maria...

Pages