Joshua Tartakovsky is an independent journalist and filmmaker. He is originally from Jerusalem.

Joshua is a graduate of Brown University with a BA in International Relations and a MSc from the London School of Economics. He worked or interned in Bosnia, UK, Brazil, Germany, Israel and Palestine. He enjoys writing on places he traveled to, politics, history and culture.

Interview on Belarussian TV (CTVBY), Republic of Belarus

10 May, 2016 CTV.BY  Link: http://www.ctv.by/zachem-ssha-demonizirovali-aleksandra-lukashenko-glavnyy-redaktor-nezavisimogo-portala-global Главный редактор портала «Global Independent Analytics» Джошуа Тартаковский в «Простые вопросы»   В программе «Простые...

The Lieberman Appointment: Is Israel Turning the Tables on the West?

By Joshua Tartakovsky, May 26, 2016 GIAnalytics.org Despite the current impasse in negotiations between the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and leader of the Yisrael Beiteinu party (Israel is Our Home, a party supported largely by émigrés from the former...

Can We All Just Be Like Berlin?

By Joshua Tartakovsky, 14 May 2016 GIAnalytics.org Why do we all like Berlin so much? It is quiet, it is peaceful. It is still not too commercial. It is cheap. Decent food. Many good bars. In Berlin the ‘alternative’ is the *main* stream. Everywhere one goes there are...

What Is Happening In Brazil?

By Joshua Tartakovsky, 17 April 2016 GIAnalytics.org The perception we get from the media on what is happening in Brazil is rather simple: The people of Brazil are finally rising up against a corrupt government and demanding the impeachment of President Dilma...

A Strategy For Our Times When Democracy Is A Vestige

Photo by Joshua Tartakovsky (C) All Rights Reserved 2016. Joshua Tartakovsky,  13 April 2016 GIAnalytics.org Despite a massive fear campaign that by voting against an EU-Ukraine Association Agreement they would be “helping Putin,” the Dutch courageously defied the EU...

Can Trump Beat Cruz? Why Trump Needs a Latina Sarah Palin

By Joshua Tartakovsky, 10 April 2016 GIAnalytics.org Ted Cruz is revealing himself to be a more formidable poe than he first appeared.  He is far from being written off.  His victory in Wisconsin and the fact that many delegates may find him more of mainstream,...

Greece: In the Eye of the Storm

By Joshua Tartakovsky, 7 April 2016 GIAnalytics.org Greece is once again in the eye of the storm. This is true for several reasons. It is the only EU country where transnational EU capitalism failed(remember that when people tell you about how communism failed, and...