The “full truth” is unobtainable

Ideal journalist characteristics by John Lloyd. The speakers at the Journalists’ Forum that took place at Kasárna Karlín on 15 November 2018 also included British journalist John Lloyd from Financial …

The Curious Case of Paul N. Whelan

How likely is it that Paul Whelan is an American spy? At the end of December 2018 Russian authorities announced the arrest of Paul Whelan. He had received a USB …

Four numbers for 2019

Four statistics from 2018 portent trends for 2019. All have to do with human health, and none of them are good. 22 million Yemen is the world’s largest humanitarian crisis, …

The Anti-European Tradition of Europe

Our featured year-end article explores the dichotomies of the formation of today’s Europe and the conflicts, tensions, and solutions therein. Europe has a long tradition of self-segregation, of multi-dimensionality, of …

Zeman a nuclear power

Murky Nuclear Business in New Europe. How business is now done: Russia and China appear to be tussling in the shadows for a lucrative no-bid nuclear contract in the Czech …

Russia´s post-invasion trauma

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We refugees

(An excerpt) Some day somebody will write the true story of this Jewish emigration from Germany; and he will have to start with a description of that Mr. Cohn from …