Brasília, 21 de novembro de 2018 - 13h10
A developing crisis in the heart of Europe
Marcelo Rech While the world has its attention directed to the political crisis faced by the great European powers and the United States - whose president, Donald Trump, has become an adversary, and no longer an unconditional ally –, a developing tension may reach great proportions in the region of occupied...
Netflix, soft power and the (neo)globalization
Anna Luisa Del Mar, special for InfoRel – Cultural industry as a country's soft power tool is a key topic in any International Relations class. Introduced for the first time in 2004 by Joseph Nye (Soft Power: The Means to Success in World Politics), the concept of soft power refers to...
New solutions for the refugee crises to be discussed during the 73rd General Assembly
Anna Luisa Del Mar, special for InfoRel -  Refuge has never been a more discussed topic among Brazilians as in the recent months. The nation that is proud of its multiculturalist origin and stands on the as a country that, like its most iconic monument, welcomes all with open arms; it...
Diplomacy and Military Power: Russia versus the West
Marcelo Rech On March 1, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced in a speech in the Parliament that the country has developed a series of weapons as a means of asserting its voice and strength to the world. According to the chief of Kremlin, the six weapons presented are a response to...
Multilateralism under threat
Marcelo Rech It is no secret that the multilateral system is going through an extremely delicate time, especially with Donald Trump's arrival to power in the United States. Historically, Washington has always been resistant to multilateral initiatives, especially those created without its participation, such as the BRICS and even UNASUR. Positive initiatives...