In Poland, the ruling conservative National Party takes education into its own hands

Poland’s Education and Science Minister Przemyslaw Czarnek speaks during a press conference in Warsaw, Poland, November 9, 2021. PIOTR NOWAK / EPA Since coming to power in 2015, the conservative national PiS (Law and Justice) party has accustomed public opinion to a permanent “conservative revolution”. It is now preparing to interfere in the education system. … Read more

Russia and NATO note their disagreements, without ruling out continuing their discussions

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg after a meeting of the NATO-Russia Council in Brussels, January 12, 2022. OLIVER MATTHYS / AP It was necessary to look for it with attention but there was indeed “A positive signal”, in the words of the Secretary General of the Atlantic Alliance, during the NATO-Russia Council, which was held … Read more

Equatorial Guinea: President Obiang, “natural candidate” of the ruling party in 2023

President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo during the Congress of the Democratic Party of Equatorial Guinea, in Bata, on November 22, 2021. STEEVE JORDAN / AFP The ruling party in Equatorial Guinea surprised by not choosing its 2023 presidential candidate at its congress, which was held from Monday 22 to Wednesday 24 November. This is a … Read more

Mid-term elections in Argentina: the ruling coalition loses ground in Parliament

Argentine President Alberto Fernandez at the campaign headquarters of his Frente de todos party, November 14, 2021. NATACHA PISARENKO / AP The legislative election of Sunday November 14 confirmed, broadly speaking, the trend announced by the open primaries of September 12: the Frente de todos party (“front of all”) of Peronist President Alberto Fernandez is … Read more

The ruling junta in the face of the “Burmese revolution”

To analyse. Burmese putschist general Min Aung Hlaing’s “disinvitation” from the series of summits of leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) scheduled for October 26-28 sent a strong signal on the seriousness of the crisis. situation in Burma. Read also Article reserved for our subscribers ASEAN meets at the top without Burma … Read more

In Japan, the ruling party wins the legislative elections despite a decline in its popularity

Akira Amari, number two of the PLD, at the party headquarters on October 31, 2021. POOL / REUTERS The Liberal Democratic Party (PLD) retreats but does not give in. The legislative elections in Japan, Sunday, October 31, ended with a slight sag in the power formation, without depriving it of the majority of the 465 … Read more