A wonderful storytelling about life in Vanadzor, the third biggest city of Armenia.
A battle for the future shape of Russia's education system is under way.
A rare victory for liberals in central Europe.
Kremlin Watch Briefing on Czech presidential gambit.
A blog on countering Russian influence abroad by Anne Applebaum.
Being a person of color in Prague.
The Communist Party gives itself more policing and judicial powers.
Once considered a boon to democracy, social media have started to look like its nemesis.
DOX Centre for Contemporary Art displays posters marking the 100th anniversary of the Russian Revolution.
Commemorating the 1989 Velvet Revolution: Czechs are no longer as free to protest, as they think.
A New York Times documentary sums it up.
Open letter to the Prague literary establishment.
...are reserved for those who witness injustice and remain silent.
In 2013, the Czech Republic, the world's biggest consumer of beer per capita, was also the fattest country in Europe.
Trump-Putin alliance could spell disaster for former eastern bloc.
...I want to see your face.
That day was particularly overcast and sullen. The church looked somber and shadowy. We could not feel the full extravagance of the structures.