Warsaw seeks a permanent American base on its soil. Meanwhile, it’s generously funding far-right self-defense groups.
Mass labor migration eases pressure on the battered economy, but brain drain looms as more professionals join the exodus.
Unions demand big pay rises as the government splashes out on costly new benefit programs.
Popular on social media in Chechnya, Tumso Abdurakhmanov is seeking asylum in Poland.
A new crop of liberal politicians offers fresh shoots for Central Europe this spring.
Father Rydzyk controls a media empire accused of amplifying homophobic and sexist views. Now, he’s seen as the driving force behind a new political party. From openDemocracy.
Benjamin Netanyahu hoped to cement ties with fellow nationalists, boost campaign for European recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.
Poland's governing party and its leader seem little affected by mounting scandals, but it’s a big chance to take that the situation will continue.
The importance of media academics, especially those with an appetite for public service, is often under-played.
Led by a popular gay politician, Wiosna’s liberal platform might still have a shot in the conservative, Catholic country.
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The 2019 edition of Prague Media Point will highlight these types of inspiring examples and more. We will offer a mix of scholarly presentations, including keynote addresses; sessions with innovators explaining their solutions; and networking opportunities to promote the exchange of know-how. As in years past, the conference will have a special regional focus on Central and Eastern Europe, though we look forward to covering cases and trends from other parts of the world.
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