Society

21 January 2019
LGBT Muslims Struggle to Find Their Place in Turkey

Amid growing conservatism in Turkey, three individuals explain that their Muslim faith and non-heterosexual orientation are not mutually exclusive.

By Umut Guven
 
18 January 2019
Dormouse for Dinner, Anyone?

Its infernal associations don’t stop Slovenes from enjoying a traditional dish of barbecued rodent.

 
16 January 2019
Czechs Mark 50 Years Since Dissident Student’s Self-Immolation

Jan Palach served as an inspiration for the protests that led to the 1989 Velvet Revolution.

 
10 January 2019
Croatia Counts Costs of Emigration

Official figures drastically understate the scale of migration to the EU, according to a new study.

 
7 January 2019
Romanian Engineer Who Saved Churches From Communist Bulldozers Dies

Eugeniu Iordachescu’s efforts saved country’s heritage in the midst of Ceausescu’s megalomaniacal overhaul of Bucharest.

 

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