Articles on Czech minorities issues which have appeared in past issues of CER.
21 May 2001
They Have a Dream
How the Roma and the Czech Ministry of Foreign Affairs see the concept of a non-territorial Roma nation.
7 May 2001
Brian J Požun
A short summary of the situation of the small Rusyn communities in the Czech Republic, Croatia and Romania.
27 November 2000
Tiffany G Petros
The issue of Roma rights in the Czech Republic continues to be contentious despite some progress.
27 November 2000
No Problem Here
The plight of the Roma is all too often ignored by police in the Czech Republic.
29 May 2000
Foreigners Go Home!
Following the lead of her West European neighbours, the Czech Republic is taking a hostile attitude toward both refugees and students from non-Western countries.
21 February 2000
The Roma Question
The Czech/Roma debate continues.
7 February 2000
"We are not racists, but we don't like Gypsies"
In response to last week's review, letters pour in.
31 January 2000
If you prick us, do we not bleed?
The plight of Czech Roma attempting to find asylum in the UK.
22 November 1999
I saw Hitler yesterday on the metro in Prague.
25 October 1999
Rather than indulging in hypocritical posturing, we should simply admit that Czech-Romani relations suffer from serious and complex problems, and these should be tackled from both sides.
20 September 1999
The War of the Hypocrites
The latest developments in Czech-Roma relations have put the Roma in a lose-lose situation.
16 August 1999
Brining Up Jews in Bohemia
A new generation of Czechs is turning to Orthodox Judaism and finding new ways to incorporate it into the traditionally secular Czech environment.
12 July 1999
Czechs and Roma.
1 February 1999
Radical Right Revival
The Czech Republican leader Miroslav Sladek is down and probably out of politics.
4 January 1999
Populist, Xenophobic and Useless
The Czech Republic tightens its laws for foreigners who wish to obtain residence permits.
5 October 1998
Cast Your Vote for Bigot of the Month
The competition for racist bigot of the month in the Czech Republic is already red hot, and it is only the first week of October.