What will liberal politicians do after once again being left out in the cold, this time in Slovakia?
Like its name, the party that won the most seats in the Slovak parliament is a bit of an ideological mess. From Krytyka Polityczna.
An expert on civic participation explains the rise of Slovak far-right extremist Marian Kotleba and what can be done to counter his appeal.
Opposition groups in Central Europe must get over their inhibitions about populist methods.
It would be difficult to overstate the importance of next month’s election – both for Slovakia and the wider region.
Thirty years have passed since the playwright president led a revolution for all of Czechoslovakia, and yet there is no solid monument to his achievements in Slovakia.
Time: Jun 3, 2020 03:00 PM CET
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