Posts Tagged: Eastern Europe
Austere “shock therapy” after the Cold War only shocked the East into reaction. In the West, the corporate political center ultimately did the same.
The Cold War has been around, in various permutations, for a long time. It'll take patience, organizing, compromises, and some luck to bury it once and for all.
Eastern Europe led the way with the kind of right-wing "populism" that now occupies the White House.
Policymakers have long predicted that North Korea will go the way of East German Communism. Not so fast.
These days, membership in the European Union comes with no guarantees.
What can the experiences of 250 people tell us about the logic of political transformation?
Bosnian artist Damir Niksic specializes in bringing excluded voices into the art world.
A decade after the United States bombed their country, Serbs are still dealing with the after-effects of the war.