Investigative journalist killed in his house

„The Interior Ministry confirmed on the morning of February 26 that the investigative journalist of the Aktuality.sk website, Ján Kuciak, was found dead in his house, obviously murdered, the Sme …

How Putin meddles in Western Democracies

IN THE late 1980s, as Mikhail Gorbachev launched perestroika, Russia made peace with the West. It was possible to believe that each would give up trying to subvert the other …

Rewriting Russian History

Below is an experpt from an article written by Dagmara Moskwa on Eurozine: „In 2015 the 70th anniversary of the Soviet victory over Nazi Germany was celebrated in grand style. …

Living as a Stranger in Armenia

Armenia is a country of great contrasts. For a Czech many things could seem incomprehensible, but there are a lot more which are so close to us. It is said, …

Why is chain migration so controversial?

“CHAIN MIGRATION”, the process by which American citizens and green-card holders (permanent residents) bring family members to the United States to live, used to be a neutral term. It has, …

Will Russia retain its key ally in Prague?

We recommend our readers the following short commentary published on the Stopfake.org. „This weekend, the first round of presidential elections was held in the Czech Republic. During the presidential campaign, …

Don’t Touch My Hair

While it is certainly true that a stare does not mean malice or hate, a stare can say a lot about the social progress and climate in a society. Before …

Less Euromaidan, More Gamergate

“Come on guys, let’s be serious. If you really want to do something, don’t just ‘like’ this post. Write that you are ready, and we can try to start something.” …