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For the past five years the attention of the economic crisis in Europe, was focused on Greece. Every development, strike, protest, fault or scandal was reported by most major media organizations in the continent.
Throughout Europe students have been protesting against the boards of their universities. Universities are increasingly focusing on efficiency-oriented management instead of research and education. Profit and privatization are becoming a reality for universities, but a university is not a company. Just as in 1968, students and professors all over Europe are uniting to move the focus from money to education.
Tension has been growing on the streets of Armenia in the last few days, sparked by the brutal murder of an Armenian family in the city of Gyumri.
The last part of the series looking at the underlying causes of the crisis in Ukraine
A three part guide to the crisis in Ukraine. In Part II the author discusses the relationship between economics and politics in Ukraine.
A three part guide to the crisis in Ukraine. In Part I the author looks at the international political context following the dissolution of the Soviet Union.
Following last month's protests, Bosnian citizens seem keen to take their country's democratization process and political future into their own hands.
Violent protests erupted once again in Istanbul after the death of 15-year-old Berkin Elvan
This unexpected and powerful initiative is of historic importance for the Ukrainian people.
Pro-European protesters have been flooding the streets of Kiev following the breakdown of the association agreement between Ukraine and the EU
How it came to be, what is to become in its aftermath?
The EU has agreed to suspend its arms sales to Egypt at an extraordinary Foreign Affairs Council
In the last week tens of thousands of Bulgarians have gathered in the streets and protest. Nothing unsual these days but this one is different.
“Government of the People, by the Lobby Groups, for the Corporations”