Russia is at war with Ukraine and is occupying its territory, the International Criminal Court ruled.
Hungary: an oligarch, the media and the government.
While Prague is home to immigrant communities from countries like Nigeria and Vietnam, the mostly homogenous city remains stubbornly unwelcoming.
Series on architecture continues: Karlovo náměstí (Charles Square).
Czech monetary history reveals ties to the monarchy with one very important feature: the currency.
"Zeman insists that the article "Hitler is a Gentleman" was written by Peroutka and that it exists. Ovčáček will keep on searching."
What is the fascism that was not removed, but seems to have thrived after the Second World War?
Series on architecture continues: Blanická 1971/19.
Iain Sinclair Between Pound & Joyce.
Lyotard and the un-sublime art of new Europe.
...in order to become whole? A sneak preview of Louis Armand's The Combinations in 8 Moves.
In the Czech Republic, education is, for the most part, free. For many students, particularly those in the United States, the idea of attending university tuition-free is a dream.
It’s official. The new name for our country is….”Czechia.” This linguistic deformity has succeeded in unifying Czechs. Everyone hates it.
In Berlin, Chinese artist Ai Weiwei covered the outdoor columns of the city’s main concert hall, Konzerthaus, with 14,000 refugee life jackets. In the middle of the columns, Ai placed a black rubber boat with “Safe Passage” written on it.
...smashed all over the pavement. A Note on Melchior Vischer's Second Through Brain.
Can the "Golden City" reclaim its financial lure of the past?