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Fortress Europe and its Polish-Belarusian border: An appeal for civil society to resist

Malina Aniol writes about the conflict at the Poland-Belarus border. She argues that migrants ...

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Hungary: The era of rogues (Part 2) 

A series of opinion pieces analysing Hungary’s political situation by understanding historical factors (part ...

Lukashenka’s migration policies threaten Europe 

After rigging the elections in 2020, A. Lukashenka has decided to retaliate against his ...

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The enduring legacy of institutional racism

From double standards in media to knowledge and cultural appropriation – features of institutional ...

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Hungary: Hundred(s) years of frustration (Part 1)

A series of opinion pieces analysing Hungary’s political situation by understanding historical factors (part ...

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If the USA is back, the EU must look forward

The volatile role of the USA in the international political system has underlined the ...

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Moldova’s never-ending political crisis

Political turmoil in Eastern European countries does not calm down at the moment. While ...

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Women in parliament: The everlasting ‘one-third’

Women make up half of Europe’s population, yet less than half of Europe’s parliamentarians ...