No Place for Transgender People in Georgia’s Labor Market
By Tamuna Chkareuli — The chronic instability of Georgia’s workplaces meets social stigma. Read more.
Around the Bloc – 9 March
Headlines from around the region: violent Women’s Day rally in Kyrgyzstan; call-center scammers in Kyiv, Balkans; a Romanian medical success story; Zelenskiy defends government reshuffle; and ancient Mongolian empires. Read more.
Winning Hearts and Minds or Profiting from the Enemy?
By Tatiana Kozak — The outbreak of fighting in eastern Ukraine thrust book publishing into the role of cultural warrior. Read more.
Dig Deeper in Disinformation Debate
By Jonas Syrovatka— After half a decade building its reputation as a leader in analyzing and countering disinformation, the Czech Republic must consider new sources and forms of the phenomenon. Read more.
Poland’s Judges Are Being ‘Harassed into Obedience’
By Susan Corke — Judges, civil society, and the opposition have taken the lead as the protectors of the rule of law in Poland. Read more.
Around the Bloc – 5 March
Headlines from around the region: deputy replaces ousted Ukrainian PM; Dacia’s electric revolution; Central Asian prisoners; demographics in Central Europe; and bears in Russia. Read more.
Around the Bloc – 4 March
Headlines from around the region: Slovenia gets new-old PM; Greta too sensitive for Hungary; a Russian Disneyland; an arms trafficking priest in Ukraine; and the Lithuanian art scene. Read more.