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Essay: Why Russia’s political regime is not changing, and how it can
Big data and individual freedom
Massive data leaks from Facebook have spurred calls for tighter government regulation of social media. That is the worst possible response.
Is fake news a threat?
The European Union is raising the alarm about foreign-inspired fake news. If it truly wants to do something about disinformation, the best place to start would be to communicate honestly with its own citizens.
War and peace: How Russia’s domestic and foreign policies interact
If you pay attention to its media, it is easy to believe that Russia is on the warpath – toward cyber war, hybrid war, a second Cold War or even a Third World War. This may even be true in a way, but the real battleground is inside Russia. At ...
China's foreign policy goals as Beijing aims for dominance
Beijing is engaged in non-traditional forms of warfare to ensure it wins the battle for regional dominance without resorting to military force. The end goal is to deprive the United States of its allies in the region and return to the position of Asia’s paramount power, writes GIS Guest expert ...