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The brainchild of a Czech linguist and a Croatian anthropologist, the language aims to build bridges between Slavic people.
Beyond power games, the current political crisis centers on checks and balances underlying liberal democracies in the region.
The socialist premier’s rivalry with the industrial mogul-cum-finance minister reaches boiling point.
The high-level meeting could strengthen the ever-closer rapprochement between eastern EU countries and Beijing.
New campaign compares them with the great rip-offs of the communist era.
It’s far too easy to just blame the phobia of migrants on racism and xenophobia.
Milos Zeman, one of Europe’s most ardent admirers of his U.S. counterpart, will seek re-election, likely running on anti-immigrant platform.
The co-director of a documentary on female graffiti artists talks about the origins of the movement in Central Europe, the scene on the two sides of the Atlantic, and its future in the digital world.
Given the media’s role in recent elections, only a fool would think this year will be any better.