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THE PAST AND FUTURE OF THE USA US-Russian Relationship / by Elena Chobanian

    Fragments from the Master’s Thesis written by Elena Chobanian, MA in International Relations (UAM). Faculty of Political Science and Journalism, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan. Master Paper (149 pages) Supervised by Prof. UAM dr hab Łukasz Donaj, 2017. *As it is impossible to place the whole scientific paper in the magazine, we present […]

When a Hobby Transforms Into Profession / A&M Gregor Photography

    By Elena Chobanian, Television Host and Journalist “Natural light is the most important thing in photography,” – says photographer Marcin Gregor. Ararat Magazine presents photographer Marcin Gregor’s exclusive interview and several works of the A&M Gregor Photography.   Marcin Gregor considers photography more as a hobby, although it is profession as well. After […]

An Incomprehensible World in an Inconceivable Mind

By Elena Chobanian Television Host, Radio Editor-in-Chief   One more year is coming to its end. Some tried to realize their dreams during those 12 months, others have just lived with simple, already familiarized rules and behaviour in a system where is hard to get know each other well, even ourselves due to the norms […]

Armenia celebrates the 25th anniversary of the Independence Day with young musicians / By Elena Chobanian

    Yes, the anniversary of Armenian’s Independence Day began at Karen Demirchyan Yerevan Sports and Concert Complex with one thousand and one hundred musicians both from Armenia and Nagorno-Karabakh, taking part in the concert “Generation of Independence.” “If I say I am happy, it would not express my whole feeling right now. I am […]

IS DEMOCRACY THE RIGHT FORM OF GOVERNMENT?

    By Elena Chobanian, Journalist, Radio Editor-in-Chief, TV/Radio Presenter       “Democratization is an evolving process and one which adapts to specific circumstances. The exact form of democracy can therefore differ, but it has three central principles: non-violence, popular control and political equality.” (Archibugi) Congresses, meetings and forums of democracy (as The World Forum […]

COMPULSORY VOTES A THREAT TO DEMOCRACY?

  by Elena Chobanian Journalist, Presenter, Editor-in-Chief Correspondent at “Ararat” Magazine   The more European Union (EU) has become bigger, the more EU Parliamentary elections reduced in turnout – the total number of valid votes as a proportion of the total electorate. The first direct elections, which took place in 1979, are a proof of […]

“New Names” and Talented Kids

  Not only adults, but also kids can fight for their success. Recently, took place the opening of the 6th International Festival of Young Performers “New Names” ceremony at the Komitas Chamber. The International Festival of Young Performers brings together talented young people, allowing them to present their skills, identify talent, and most importantly, a […]

Every “–ism” may be risky

    The European Commission covers almost similar results on every March 8 in which is mentioned that a lot of changes has been done in the matter of the equality of rights between men and women. However, more effort is still required in the gender-related issue.   Discussion with Armenian journalist, television and radio […]

He did what “healthy” people don’t do Talented painter Vrej Kirakosian’s amazing story by Elena Chobanian

  Some take others’ lives away, some spread light to them. А young person with physical disability found his happiness. He found his love – wife, and now they raise their beautiful little daughter, Masha. He supports his family with the help of his talent – painting. Vrej’s story is like a miracle, which can […]

Legislative Institutions become dependent upon the Executive Branch? By Elena Chobanian

    In order to understand what are the legislative institutions’ functions, we firstly have to understand its structure and role in the political reality. Introduction Legislature is the law-making body of a political unit, a national government which has the power to repeal public policy. It is one of the three main branches of a Government – executive, judicial […]

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