Taking a stand
Brussels based talks are a ‘Dialogue of the Deaf’
The EU-mediated negotiations between Kosovo and Serbia have become obstructed. How can they progress in 2017?
Flagging and banal nationalism confirm Kosovo’s statehood, but that’s not the full picture
While recent success in the sporting arena has helped to increase affinity to the Kosovo flag, Kosovar identity remains complex and nuanced.
‘Copy paste’ Independence Day
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.
Journalistic ethics are being forgotten in order to get more clicks
Media outlets publishing video footage of a woman burning in the flames of a Sarajevo fire is the latest example of broken principles.
What can Kosovo learn from the latest developments in Romania?
In an evolving democracy, the popular vote cannot legitimize corruption.
Is it time for unity representation in Brussels?
K2.0 explores the increasing calls to redesign the Kosovo-Serbia dialogue process.
Kosovar journalists need to demand implementation of their access to information rights
In Kosovo, access to information is well guaranteed in theory — in practise it’s a different story.
Journalism is dead, long live the vox populi!
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.
Reviving the rhetoric of the past
The language coming from Belgrade this week has been reminiscent of dark days in Kosovo.
Make 2017 the Year of Resistance
After this most difficult of political years, it’s time for engagement and action.
Dizzying highs, sobering defeats and final recognitions in a landmark year for Kosovo sport
From Olympic glory to Kosovo’s first ever world cup qualifier, 2016 will live long in the sporting memory.