Journal of Liberty and International Affairs on the Internet Archive


We are thrilled to announce that the complete issues of the Journal of Liberty and International Affairs are accessible to everyone on the Internet Archive! Since our establishment, we have been dedicated to providing in-depth analysis, scholarly articles, and insightful discussions in the areas of political science, law, international relations, and economics.

What This Means for You:
- Full Access: Every issue, from our first publication to the latest edition, is available online for free.
- Research and Insights: Dive into a wealth of knowledge and research across various topics.
- Scholarly Resources: Utilize our archives for academic research, policy-making, or personal interest.

How to Access:
Simply visit our archives on the Internet Archive and explore our extensive collection. No subscriptions, no paywalls – just open access to quality content.

Thank you for your continued support, and happy reading!


New Members of the International Editorial Committee


The Journal of Liberty and International Affairs is delighted to announce the addition of two esteemed colleagues to our International Editorial Committee. We warmly welcome Dr. Melissa Stolfi (Roma Tre University, Italy) and Dr. Daniele Battista (University of Salerno, Italy).

We are confident that Dr. Stolfi and Dr. Battista's inclusion will further our mission of advancing the discourse on liberty and international affairs. Their involvement underscores our commitment to maintaining the highest standards of academic excellence.

Please join us in welcoming Dr. Stolfi and Dr. Battista to the Journal of Liberty and International Affairs. We look forward to their contributions and the continued growth of our scholarly community.




Summer Holiday


We are on holiday from 8 July to 4 August. We look forward to receiving your submissions from 5 August.

ReviewerCredits registered


We are thrilled to announce that the Journal of Liberty and International Affairs is now registered with ReviewerCredits!

ReviewerCredits is the #1 cross-publisher platform dedicated to finding, recognizing, and rewarding peer reviewers – the cornerstone of research integrity. This partnership marks our commitment to fostering excellence in peer review and upholding the highest standards in academic publishing.

A huge thank you to all our reviewers who contribute their expertise and time to ensure the quality of our publications. Your dedication is invaluable to us!


Call for Papers: “The Power of Words: Political Communication in International Relations” (Special Issue 2024)


In the intricate tapestry of international relations, the role of political communication cannot be overstated. Words wield power, and their strategic use can shape global narratives, influence diplomatic outcomes, and alter the course of history. This special issue of the Journal of Liberty and International Affairs delves into the multifaceted dimensions of political communication in the realm of international relations, exploring how dialogues, messaging, and discourse shape and are shaped by global politics.


- Diplomatic Dialogues: The Role of Political Communication in Shaping Global Relations

- Messaging Across Borders: The Influence of Political Communication on International Diplomacy

- Strategic Narratives: Political Communication and Its Impact on International Relations

- From Rhetoric to Reality: Political Communication in the Sphere of Global Politics

- Communicating Power: Political Discourse and Its Effects on International Relations

- Transnational Messaging: The Intersection of Political Communication and International Affairs

- Global Conversations: Political Communication Strategies in International Diplomacy

- Influencing the Global Stage: The Dynamics of Political Communication in International Relations

- Words as Weapons: The Strategic Use of Political Communication in Global Affairs

The power of words in international relations is profound, influencing diplomatic outcomes, shaping strategic narratives, and impacting global politics. By examining the various dimensions of political communication, this special issue aims to shed light on the pivotal role of dialogue, messaging, and discourse in the ever-evolving landscape of international relations.

The journal is indexed in EBSCO, DOAJ/DOAJ Seal, Crossref, CEEOL, SSOAR, ERIHPLUS, HeinOnline, CIAO, ProQuest, ANVUR (Class A), WorldCat, Dimensions, etc.

Submitted articles undergo an initial editorial screening and a double-blind peer review process to ensure the highest standards of scholarship and relevance. Authors will receive feedback and may be asked to make revisions before final acceptance.

An article should be about 6,000 to 8,000 words in length. You can register and submit online or email submissions to

Submission Deadline: 10 September 2024

Editor-in-Chief Certification


We are thrilled to announce that our esteemed Editor-in-Chief, Prof. Dr. Sc Goran Ilik, has achieved certification as a Web of Science (WoS) certified peer reviewer. This prestigious certification highlights Prof. Dr. Sc Goran Ilik's commitment to excellence in scholarly publishing and peer review standards.

As an integral part of our journal's editorial leadership, Prof. Dr. Goran Ilik continues to uphold rigorous academic standards and ensure the quality and integrity of the peer review process. This achievement not only reflects Prof. Dr. Sc Goran Ilik's dedication to advancing knowledge within their field but also enhances the credibility and impact of our journal within the global research community.

We look forward to Prof. Dr. Goran Ilik's continued leadership and contributions to maintaining the highest standards of academic publishing.

Thank you,

JLIA Editorial Team

JLIA has adopted a rolling submission and publication model


The Journal of Liberty and International Affairs is proud to introduce its latest advancement in article collection: the submission of articles throughout the year. This progressive method ensures a constant flow of thought-provoking research and analysis.

We've been awarded the DOAJ Seal - among the 10% of journals demonstrating best practices in OA publishing


According to the official DOAJ, this Seal is given to journals that exhibit the highest standards in open-access publishing. Only about 10% of the journals listed in the DOAJ earn this distinction.

We extend our deepest gratitude to our incredible team of editors, reviewers, authors, readers, and supporters. Your unwavering dedication and contributions have been pivotal in this achievement.

Thank you for being an indispensable part of our journey! 

Warm regards,

Prof. dr. sc Goran Ilik, Editor-In-Chief


Journal of Liberty and International Affairs Achieves Italian ANVUR "Class A" Status (Area 14, Section 14/C2)


We are thrilled to announce that ANVUR has recognized the Journal of Liberty and International Affairs as a "Class A" journal in Area 14, Section 14/C2.

Our heartfelt thanks to the readers, authors, reviewers, and our editorial team for their contributions in making this distinction possible.

We are immensely proud of this achievement and look forward to further enhancing the quality of academic discourse.


Prof. dr. sc Goran Ilik

Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Liberty and International Affairs