Arina Lopukhina


Seizing the moment: Mainland China’s Authoritarian Grip on Hong Kong

By on 27 Luglio, 2020

At the end of May, the 13th National People’s Congress introduced a controversial security law, aimed to prevent “secession, subversion, terrorism, and foreign interference” in Hong Kong. The legislation…


Putin’s Ceaseless Career: Amending the Russian Constitution to Stay Until 2036

By on 6 Aprile, 2020

It all began on January 15, 2020, when President Putin held an annual meeting with the Russian government, expressing the urgent need for changing the Constitution. At first glance,…