Students from the Kepler Gymnasium and the Secondary Technical School of Telecommunication Technology as well as pupils from the Korunovační Primary School contributed in 2015 to the production of the drums used to mark the anniversary of the first Nazi deportation of Jewish people from Prague during the Holocaust. (PHOTO: Memorial Shoah Prague).
Czech Federation of Jewish Communities logged 347 antisemitic incidents last year, police addressed 158.7.2019 11:24 full story
Residents of the Czech Republic's "Wild North" choose between nostalgic vigilantism and forward-looking coexistence17.6.2019 11:12 full story
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6.3.2018 7:19 The trial began on Monday, 26 February of Slovak MP Milan Mazurek from the ultra-right "Kotleba-People's Party Our Slovakia" (LSNS) for his xenophobic remarks about Romani people, among other matters. Although the MP faces possible prison time and the loss of his seat in the legislature, he refused to testify in court. full story
Activists call on Pope Francis not to extend Czech Cardinal Duka's term because of his nationalist tendencies14.2.2018 18:23 Christian activists in the Czech Republic are bothered by the tendency of the Archbishop of Prague, Dominik Duka, to nationalism and the ultra-right. The activists believe Duka is more concerned with wielding power than he is with the Church. full story
18.8.2016 13:50 Yesterday the Slovak Government approved proposing amendments to the criminal law and the code of criminal procedure in order to more effectively battle manifestations of extremism. The Slovak Justice Ministry announced that only one court will render decisions about such crimes in future, among other innovations. full story