• Central European Magazine of Politics and Culture

Letter from Russia: Solidarity with Polish women

An abortion ban was never a solution to demographic problems — it was always a primitive totalitarian attempt to fix economic instability.
Central and Eastern Europe

What should be Europe’s reaction to Belarus’ parliamentary elections?

For the first time in 20 years, the opposition is represented in the Belarusian parliament. While this is a purely symbolic institution, the EU should consider cooperating with Belarus’ new parliamentarians.

“Poland against racism and violence!” march happening today in Warsaw

'Every seven and a half hours in Poland a race, ethnic or religion-based crime is committed.'

Women are the harbingers of change in Poland

The successful anti-abortion protests have revealed a new mobilizing force in Polish society


The largest Central and Eastern European liberal network of institutions and activists. It consists of the online daily, a quarterly magazine, publishing house, cultural centers and activist clubs in a dozen cities in Poland (and also in Kiev and Berlin), as well as a research centre.

A2 is a Czech progressive bi-weekly cultural magazine. It offers 32 pages about literature, film, art, theatre, music, and politics. Its online platform, A2larm, provides daily political and cultural commentaries, news, essays, and interviews. It is involved in various forms of social activism.

Kettős Mérce is a left-wing activist website devoted to Hungarian and international politics, with a special focus on issues related to equality, solidarity, social rights and disenfranchised people. It is involved in activist-based mobilization and in the support of progressive social movements.

Human Rights Institute is a non-governmental organization aimed at raising awareness and campaigning for equal access to human rights for all, with a particular focus on vulnerable and disadvantaged groups within society.