The Gender Issue

Here at Polemics we attempt to discern the thread amongst our world and our peers at the Diplomatic Academy. The Olympic Games in Sochi brought about more debates regarding LGBT and human rights, and we decided to approach the well-worn gender issue differently. In this issue, we try to span the entire spectrum, with personal LGBT perspectives regarding…

The WWI Issue: 100 Years After

In honor of the 100 year anniversary of the breakout of World War 1, we wanted our final publication to tackle some of the issues that come with remembering the past and how it influences our present. It is with bittersweet excitement as graduating second years that we present our last issue of Polemics for…

Navigating New Depths of Democracy and Identity

We proudly present the first issue of Polemics of the 2013/ 2014 academic year. Last year, the magazine underwent a dramatic redesign, and we continue to raise the already demanding standards of writing. We have also re-established the French and German language section Relations│internationale(s)│Beziehungen, to embrace the Diplomatic Academy’s multilingual ethos. We are proud of our new team,…