World Elephant Day

World Elephant Day

Across the globe, people spend August 12th celebrating the amazingly gentle giant known as the elephant in honor of World Elephant Day. These outstanding creatures have been loved by so many for years. Yet, as many people have come to realize, the population in...
Putin’s Useful Idiot

Putin’s Useful Idiot

The term “useful idiot” (полезные дураки) is attributed to Lenin, meant describe westerners who, through naivety or stupidity, advance soviet national interest and contribute to their own downfall, unintentionally acting as soviet agents[i]. Trump is Putin’s useful...
Summer Associate Spotlight: Jackie Sirc

Summer Associate Spotlight: Jackie Sirc

Originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Summer Associate Jackie is a rising senior at the University of Richmond pursuing a Bachelor’s degrees in International Studies and French. Throughout her studies, Jackie has taken an interest in both the political and...
Summer Associate Spotlight: Helen Evans

Summer Associate Spotlight: Helen Evans

Summer Associate Helen Evans is currently a student at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia, pursuing a Bachelor of Arts degree in Government and International Politics with a concentration in International and Comparative Politics coupled with a minor in...