Posts Tagged: Roma
A growing movement among Roma activists looks to celebrate their ancestors' resistance to persecution — and to pick up where they left off.
Romanian educators perpetuate a vicious cycle of failure with Roma children.
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.