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Aliaksandr Alesin: The best instrument against the hybrid war is the country’s economic well-being
Aliaksandr Alesin: The best instrument against the hybrid war is the country’s economic well-being
Taking into account the Belarusan mentality the majority of the population will hardly openly oppose the authorities; however, the people in situation of apathy will hardly protect it.  24.02.2016 | 12:12
Catholic status quo in Belarusian politics
Catholic status quo in Belarusian politics
A shortage of priests, lack of administrative structures and temples in need of rebuilding are the key problems. Solutions to all the issues depend on Belarusian authorities, Artsiom Tkachuk believes.  24.02.2016 | 11:10
Dalia Grybauskaitė: Security of the Astravets nuclear power plant – concern for the whole EU
Dalia Grybauskaitė: Security of the Astravets nuclear power plant – concern for the whole EU
The President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with Maroš Šefčovič, Vice-President of the European Commission responsible for the EU’s energy union.  24.02.2016 | 10:23
Belarusan entrepreneurs want the resignation of the government in Belarus
Belarusan entrepreneurs want the resignation of the government in Belarus
Some 300 entrepreneurs protested in downtown Minsk.  23.02.2016 | 10:10
Elena Tonkacheva: The actions of the official Minsk give no grounds for fulfilling EU’s expectations
Elena Tonkacheva: The actions of the official Minsk give no grounds for fulfilling EU’s expectations
Fulfillment of the majority of EU wishes depends on technical decisions; however, there’s no political will for that in Belarus, the head of Lawtrend assumes.  22.02.2016 | 08:09
The Assembly of NGOs publishes “Citizen and law and order. Legal and psychological aspects” brochure
The Assembly of NGOs publishes “Citizen and law and order. Legal and psychological aspects” brochure
The edition contains extracts from the Constitution of Belarus, articles from the Administrative Violation Code and comments to them, and also examples of the procedural documents.  21.02.2016 | 08:31
In Belarus students are threatened with sanctions for participating in NGOs and protests
In Belarus students are threatened with sanctions for participating in NGOs and protests
Among the “anti-state” NGOs are even organizations with official registration.  20.02.2016 | 11:22
How was social movie filmed in a “social” state
How was social movie filmed in a “social” state
Belarusians collect money to crowdfund a movie with the participation of persons with disabilities.  19.02.2016 | 11:14
UN suggests that Belarus takes Syrian refugees
UN suggests that Belarus takes Syrian refugees
The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees encourages Belarus to share the burden of responsibility for and care of forced Syrian migrants.  19.02.2016 | 09:08
Does Belarus have problems with the freedom of religion?
Does Belarus have problems with the freedom of religion?
It appears that it does, which is primarily connected with the deficient legislation.  18.02.2016 | 11:26
Point of view: Belarusian society isn’t yet ready to accept shorter maternity leave
Point of view: Belarusian society isn’t yet ready to accept shorter maternity leave
The maternity leave reform will require changes in Belarusian mentality as well as guarantees of good care in nurseries, writes Lizaveta Kasmach.  18.02.2016 | 09:48
EU one more time reiterated Belarus to introduce a moratorium on death penalty
EU one more time reiterated Belarus to introduce a moratorium on death penalty
The European Union condemned another death sentence handed down on February 15 and one more time called on Belarusan authorities to introduce the moratorium on death penalty.  18.02.2016 | 08:20
Accessibility of election process in Spain and Belarus compared
Accessibility of election process in Spain and Belarus compared
While participation of people with disabilities in political life is an important indicator of accessibility and democracy of the country, it is still inaccessible for Belarus.  17.02.2016 | 10:29
The EaEU crisis gave Belarus a chance to obtain subsidies and loans
The EaEU crisis gave Belarus a chance to obtain subsidies and loans
The Eurasian Economic Union (EaEU), a project forced through by Russia, which links it to Kazakhstan, Belarus, Armenia and Kyrgyzstan, is currently struggling with serious problems, writes Jan Strzele  17.02.2016 | 09:17
Elena Tonkacheva’s request to shorten entry ban into Belarus is rejected
Elena Tonkacheva’s request to shorten entry ban into Belarus is rejected
The head of the Center for Legal Transformation “Lawtrend” received a response from the Ministry of Interior of the Republic of Belarus.  17.02.2016 | 07:12
About a thousand people took part in the demonstration of entrepreneurs in central Minsk
About a thousand people took part in the demonstration of entrepreneurs in central Minsk
The next meeting is scheduled for February 22 in Kastrychnitskaya Square in Minsk.  16.02.2016 | 10:53
Andrei Yahorau: Lukashenka recreated Soviet nation within the frames of independent Belarus
Andrei Yahorau: Lukashenka recreated Soviet nation within the frames of independent Belarus
“Soft Belarusization” is a reaction to the threats of the “Russian World” based on the principle “I was hit and so I fell”.  16.02.2016 | 08:34
As Russia
As Russia's resources became scarcer, Lukashenka is actively looking to the West for help
Recently Russian media accuse Lukashenka's regime of being tolerant of "Nazis" and '"Russophobes". Some articles go as far as painting a picture of repression against Russian-speakers in Belarus.  12.02.2016 | 09:48
UN Special Rapporteur: The dismal state of human rights has remained unchanged in Belarus
UN Special Rapporteur: The dismal state of human rights has remained unchanged in Belarus
“The dismal state of human rights in Belarus has not changed since the October 2015 presidential election”, says the statement of the UN Special Rapporteur on Belarus.  11.02.2016 | 11:16
Quote your own! Wear your own! Sing your own!
Quote your own! Wear your own! Sing your own!
On February 9 in Studio67 the presentation of “Read! Wear! Quote! The year of Belarusan thinking” projects took place.  11.02.2016 | 08:34
Andrei Bastunets: Threats to non-state media demonstrate the weakness of the authorities
Andrei Bastunets: Threats to non-state media demonstrate the weakness of the authorities
Instead of resolving “painful” issues, the authorities are looking for those guilty in “wrong” quoting of the authorities, marks the Chair of the Belarusan Association of Journalists (BAJ).  10.02.2016 | 10:53
29 countries will take part in the Minsk International Book Fair
29 countries will take part in the Minsk International Book Fair
18th Minsk International Book Fair will be taking place without the Nobel Prize winner in Literature Sviatlana Alexievich.  10.02.2016 | 09:44
Lukashenka: Don’t look at strikes of some vendors
Lukashenka: Don’t look at strikes of some vendors
Aliaksandr Lukashenka demanded to create equal conditions for state-owned, private and foreign retailers this year.  10.02.2016 | 08:21
Vegan food, “Green patrol”, and eco-school
Vegan food, “Green patrol”, and eco-school
Eco-activists in Minsk held an “open day”.  08.02.2016 | 08:37
Point of view: If negative economic trends persist, the unemployment rate in 2016 may threefold
Point of view: If negative economic trends persist, the unemployment rate in 2016 may threefold
During 2015 the number of unemployed in Belarus increased by 19 100 people – 1% of the economically active population. Unemployment grew due to mass lay-offs in industry, construction and agriculture.  07.02.2016 | 10:56
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Gintautas Mažeikis: The relation of political field and arena in the framework of information war

In his report, philosopher Gintautas Mažeikis discusses several concepts that have been a part of the European social and philosophical thought for quite a time.

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Shhh! Belarus Wants You to Think It’s Turning Over a New Leaf

Minsk’s muddled media clampdown could jeopardize warming of relations with the West.

Mikhail Matskevich: How to create a local agenda and make it a problem solving tool

To achieve changes, you need to be interested in them and stop pinning all hopes on the state.