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Roma question, EU answer

Roma question, EU answer

By • on September 16, 2011

After years of debate, the EU unveils its first high-level policy document on the Roma. Now it’s up to national governments to fill in the outline.

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Roma in the red sludge

Roma in the red sludge

By • on July 25, 2011

DEVECSER, Hungary – It was just past noon, last Oct. 4, when Karoly Horvath returned home from fishing a local lake, here in provincial western Hungary.

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Gypsy Sexuality: The book

Gypsy Sexuality: The book

By • on May 11, 2011

BRATISLAVA – The Romani people are 

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Lovely day for Nazism

Lovely day for Nazism

By • on March 19, 2011

BRATISLAVA – On the first sunny Saturday of spring, we stroll across downtown Bratislava to a friend’s afternoon party. Suddenly, the chanting of men

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Who mourns the massacre

Who mourns the massacre

By • on September 29, 2010

BRATISLAVA – In April 1999, when two American teens mowed down 12 classmates and a teacher at Columbine High School, it was a watershed moment for the

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Macedonia’s Romani imam

Macedonia’s Romani imam

Ali Berat is a role model for many in his community, but others criticize him for exhorting Roma to abandon their traditions.

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Wanted: Human rights-based journalism

Wanted: Human rights-based journalism

By • on May 25, 2010

BRATISLAVA – It started out this morning as a café breakfast with the press, for the European Roma

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Conned by the King

SIBIU, Romania – It’s not often you get a chance to interview royalty. Especially when that king inherited the throne from a father who

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Shooed away, Romani wife won’t budge

SIBIU, Romania – For another perspective on what internal pressures the Kalderash Roma of Romania face to abandon their tradition of early-teen marriage, tonight we visited the stately home of Ilarie

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The king and Carrie Bradshaw

SIBIU, Romania – A scoop just for you: the King of the Gypsies is no fan of “Sex and the City.” We’re here largely to interview Florin

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