2 September 2004
People at a Crossroads Premium
While a few prosper, most of Romania's Roma struggle to meet their most basic needs.
By Mark Chediak with Georgian Lunca
1 September 2004
The Language of Coexistence Premium
Russian-language activists plan further protests against the Latvian education law. A former Latvian diplomat argues they are doing themselves and their country a great disservice.
By Ojars Kalnins
1 September 2004
A Zero Sum Game? Premium
The anniversary of a fateful day for two nations brings painful memories, renewed claims and counter-claims, and reconciliation.
By Wojciech Kosc
Zdenek Koristka
30 August 2004
Just Another Summer Storm? Premium
An MP accuses the leading Czech opposition party of trying to buy his vote, but the potential winners and losers are far from clear.
By Eva Rybkova
Marshal Ion Antonescu
30 August 2004
Politics, Not a Commemoration? Premium
Opponents see the commemoration of the ouster of Romania's pro-German wartime leader as an act in a pre-election game.
By Razvan Amariei
30 August 2004
Marijuana, Mafia, and the Media Premium
A conflict between the country's largest opposition party and two of its most influential media institutions has highlighted the ongoing problems of the Albanian press.
By Ardi Pulaj
30 August 2004
A Road to Sober Politics Premium
Raise a glass to the furor in Croatia about a new drinking-driving law: It signals that politics is becoming a matter of everyday concerns.
26 August 2004
Roma in the News Premium
A precedent-setting Bulgarian lawsuit, Slovak minorities coalesce, taking on Tesco, and other news about the Roma.


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