Trailer for “Windows of Opportunity”, the Third Checks & Balances Print Edition of the 2019/2020 Academic Year
For the last issue of this academic year, we focused on “Windows of Opportunity” in the world of international relations. Since we undoubtedly find ourselves in a time of significant challenges, we wanted to use this issue to focus on the opportunities that come with these challenges. To this end, we looked at several windows of opportunity in current global politics.
Trailer for “Continuity and Change”, the Second Checks & Balances Print Edition of the 2019/2020 Academic Year
For the second issue of this academic year, we focused on “Continuity and Change” in the world of international relations. Most importantly, we wanted to shed light on the way the notions of continuity and change shape the way we think about global politics. To this end, we intended to illustrate that continuity and change can come in many ways and can also sometimes be hard to evaluate.
Trailer for “Conflict of Interests”, the First Checks & Balances Print Edition of the 2019/2020 Academic Year
For this issue, we chose the topic “Conflict of Interests”. The year 2019 was marked by various conflicts and social movements all over the globe. In our articles, we tried to capture this and ask relevant questions such as: Are the different reactions to protest in Catalonia and Hong Kong a tale of double standards? Can we save the Amazon? And does NATO have a future?
Introductory Video to the 2019/2020 Checks & Balances Editorial Board
In this video, we present a small introduction of the members of this year’s editorial board.