Posts Tagged: Roma
The business community hasn’t begun to see Roma as consumers because it’s too busy worrying about how an association with them would adversely affect its image.
Roma women must confront not only the prejudices of society as a whole but also discrimination within traditional Roma families.
The late Romanian sociologist Nicolae Gheorghe hoped to see the Roma model a transnational society, broader and freer than nation-states.
Though discrimination is decreasing, Slovakia is unlikely to elect a Roma president any time soon!
Despite a worldwide reduction in poverty, the economic situation of Roma in East-Central Europe has declined.
Europe will never fully democratize until the Roma enjoy the same rights, privileges, and opportunities as their European brethren.
Blind to the political and economic sources of their troubles, many Europeans are lashing out at gays, Jews, migrants, and the European project itself.
The new NGOs are designed to both provide direct service and to put pressure on the increasingly authoritarian Slovakian government.
Show George W. Bush some love.
Although Roma have made gains in East-Central Europe, they continue to exist on the margins of society.