Perspectives

Taking a stand

Perspectives | Macedonia

Macedonia’s crisis is internal and must be solved by the politics of de-escalation

By - 07.03.2017

Regardless of the president’s unconstitutional actions, legal solutions are not the answer.

Perspectives | Reconciliation

Reconciliation is not cool

By - 03.03.2017

The reconciliation process began too early in Kosovo, now it is derided as a joke.

Perspectives | Reconciliation

The president must be careful when establishing a Truth and Reconciliation Commission

By - 28.02.2017

Hashim Thaci’s second attempt at discovering the truth about the past must be better than his first.

Perspectives | Politics

Brussels based talks are a ‘Dialogue of the Deaf’

By - 23.02.2017

The EU-mediated negotiations between Kosovo and Serbia have become obstructed. How can they progress in 2017?

Perspectives | Independence

Flagging and banal nationalism confirm Kosovo’s statehood, but that’s not the full picture

By - 22.02.2017

While recent success in the sporting arena has helped to increase affinity to the Kosovo flag, Kosovar identity remains complex and nuanced.

Perspectives | Democracy

‘Copy paste’ Independence Day

By - 16.02.2017

As Kosovo marks another Independence Day, it has many familiar problems — but it can start to move beyond them if citizens are placed at the heart of the country’s democracy.

Perspectives | Media

Journalistic ethics are being forgotten in order to get more clicks

By - 16.02.2017

Media outlets publishing video footage of a woman burning in the flames of a Sarajevo fire is the latest example of broken principles.

Perspectives | Protests

What can Kosovo learn from the latest developments in Romania?

By - 07.02.2017

In an evolving democracy, the popular vote cannot legitimize corruption.

Perspectives | Government

Is it time for unity representation in Brussels?

By - 01.02.2017

K2.0 explores the increasing calls to redesign the Kosovo-Serbia dialogue process.

Perspectives | Media

Kosovar journalists need to demand implementation of their access to information rights

By - 31.01.2017

In Kosovo, access to information is well guaranteed in theory — in practise it’s a different story.

Perspectives | Media

Journalism is dead, long live the vox populi!

By - 24.01.2017

For liberal democracy as we know it, the decline of professional journalism is certainly bad news — without it, vocal majorities dictate political decisions increasingly rooted in extreme, intolerant values.

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