Society

4 October 2011
With Lightning Speed, Kazakhstan Puts Religions in a Pincer Premium

The official line on a hastily passed religion law is that the public cries out “we must stop being liberal.”

By BBC Monitoring
 
3 October 2011
Merchants Beware in Georgia, Bulgarian Ethnic Unrest Hits Facebook Premium

Plus, what to expect from Russia's once and future president, and an Andijan protester succumbs to TB in prison.

By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, Kaitlyn Meade, and Natasha Kirshina
 
30 September 2011
Kyrgyzstan Bans Casinos, ‘Witness X’ in Kosovo War Crimes Trial Found Dead Premium

Plus, Amnesty International asks Lithuania to reopen CIA prison probe, and geocaching a hit with Czechs.

By S. Adam Cardais
 
30 September 2011
In Poland, Fewer Students, and Teachers, Head Back to School

Shrinking enrollments and squeezed budgets lead to the most extensive layoffs in years. Pусская версия

By Wojciech Kosc
 
30 September 2011
В Польше все меньше учеников и учителей направляются в школу.

Сокращение количества учащихся и ограниченный бюджет приводят к самым обширным за последние годы увольнениям.

By Войцех Косць
 
29 September 2011
What Do You Do with a Drunken Sailor? Premium

In Russia, you don't fire him. Unless your son-in-law wants his job.

By Galina Stolyarova
 

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The Moldovan Diaries is a multimedia, interactive examination of the country's ethnic, religious, social and political identities by Paolo Paterlini and Cesare De Giglio.

This innovative approach to story telling gives voice to ordinary people and takes the reader on the virtual trip across Moldovan rural and urban landscapes. 

It is a unique and intimate map of the nation.

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