With a new-found reputation for radicalism, Ukrainian politics is in flux. The left, however, are nowhere to be seen.
Central European EU countries who are refusing to accept migrants would benefit from reflecting on their own history of emigration.
Poland’s man in Brussels, President of the European Council Donald Tusk, has truly settled into his shoes as a new member of the European elite.
In May, students at the University of Warsaw formed the ‘Engaged University’ initiative to protest the introduction of new study regulations. A month later, they discuss their progress so far and their future plans.
Kinga Stańczuk and Wojciech Kuśmierek from Razem discuss the political vision of Poland’s new and rapidly growing anti-austerity party.
Historian Muriel Blaive speaks about the role of Central European “memory institutes” and coming to terms with the communist past.
Rebel Without a Cause – how a former rock star Paweł Kukiz empowered newly-elected head of state, Andrzej Duda.