The fall of Slovak pro-Kremlin disinformation media

Michaela Ružičková

02.09.22

The blocking of Slovak disinformation websites by the National Security Authority was an unprecedented step against pro-Russian websites spreading disinformation, conspiracies, propaganda, and toxic narratives. Unfortunately, it was also criticized for alleged...

Critical teaching of business modeling empowers youth for social transformation

Karolina Babic

Pedja Ashanin Gole

24.08.22

New generations cannot change the world if teachers only give students models for re-printing businesses and social projects and therefore reproduce the existing social...

The trivialization of hate speech in Macedonia

Sead Dzigal

12.08.22

The non-sanctioning of this type of speech leads to repetition, dissemination and abuse of these anomalies as a kind of "normalized" manner of political struggle against individuals and groups with different...

The Bulgarian-Macedonian Hala Meets EU Hypocrisy

Radosveta Vassileva

05.08.22

While it is important to look for answers about our common history and try to discern facts from propaganda (both Bulgaria and Macedonia seem to have work to do!), is it not also important to learn to live together despite our diverging heavily politicized points of...

The rhetoric of nuclear threats as a tool for conventional warfare

Alfred Marleku

29.07.22

Even in the past - especially during the Cold War - countries with nuclear capacity have, in certain cases, demonstrated their nuclear potential by using it as a deterrent or even a threatening element against other hostile...

The ill-defined accession process is damaging to EU goals in the Western Balkans

Pyke Haans

27.07.22

The positions of the Western Balkan and Eastern-European candidate states on metrics like corruption and democracy show that there is still a long way to go in many...

The fall of Slovak pro-Kremlin disinformation media

Michaela Ružičková

02.09.22

The blocking of Slovak disinformation websites by the National Security Authority was an unprecedented step against pro-Russian websites spreading disinformation, conspiracies, propaganda, and toxic narratives. Unfortunately, it was also criticized for alleged...

Critical teaching of business modeling empowers youth for social transformation

Karolina Babic

Pedja Ashanin Gole

24.08.22

New generations cannot change the world if teachers only give students models for re-printing businesses and social projects and therefore reproduce the existing social...

The trivialization of hate speech in Macedonia

Sead Dzigal

12.08.22

The non-sanctioning of this type of speech leads to repetition, dissemination and abuse of these anomalies as a kind of "normalized" manner of political struggle against individuals and groups with different...

The Bulgarian-Macedonian Hala Meets EU Hypocrisy

Radosveta Vassileva

05.08.22

While it is important to look for answers about our common history and try to discern facts from propaganda (both Bulgaria and Macedonia seem to have work to do!), is it not also important to learn to live together despite our diverging heavily politicized points of...

The rhetoric of nuclear threats as a tool for conventional warfare

Alfred Marleku

29.07.22

Even in the past - especially during the Cold War - countries with nuclear capacity have, in certain cases, demonstrated their nuclear potential by using it as a deterrent or even a threatening element against other hostile...

The ill-defined accession process is damaging to EU goals in the Western Balkans

Pyke Haans

27.07.22

The positions of the Western Balkan and Eastern-European candidate states on metrics like corruption and democracy show that there is still a long way to go in many...

Volume 1 | No 1 | June 2022

24.06.22

ICS launched the first edition of KAIROS: Media and Communications Review. In it, you can read the papers prepared by professors, researchers, and experts in media and communications, on topics related to media literacy and critical thinking.

Stevo Pendarovski: Never allow us rest during the mandate

15.09.20

On the Day of Democracy - 15 September, the President Stevo Pendarovski, in the #ResPublica vlog, encourages the citizens, especially the young people, to be active and vocal in the time between elections, to constantly remind the politicians of their temporary role...