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In many European countries some people still tend to look down on others who are in some way different: be it nationality, skin colour, religion or culture. One way to understand the reasons behind the Slovaks' prejudices concerning other nations is to remember the lasting impact of the Soviet era set-up.
Commemorating the 70th anniversary of the Slovak National Uprising
Rusyns in Slovakia could achieve a revival after the fall of Communism with the rediscovery of the Rusyn culture and language. On the other hand, Rusyns in Ukraine are still …
Slovakia reached a record-breaking low election turnout– only 13% of all registered voters turned up - the lowest attendance in all of the EU.
In Slovakia the European Parliament election on May 24th was widely regarded as a farce