All posts by Stephanie Sugars

Born and raised in Albuquerque, New Mexico, Stephanie Sugars writes about identity politics and human rights. She is a shameless green chile addict, avid reader and habitual goof.

Review: Sarajevo’s overwhelming past and uncertain future

Danis Tanović’s new movie Smrt u Sarajevu is a satire on modern-day Bosnia-Herzegovina.

/ April 25, 2017

Watch: Dancing in New York’s Bohemia

The city's Czech and Slovak communities turn out for an annual bash.

/ April 17, 2017

Serbia and Kosovo are pluming their war feathers

A series of incidents have revealed a gaping chasm in relations between the two governments.

/ March 16, 2017

Bombed, burned and razed in the Balkans

Destruction of mosques, churches and libraries should be evidence of genocide, researcher argues.

/ February 27, 2017
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LGBTQ advocates face uphill battle in the Balkans

Although nondiscrimination laws are on the books, researchers say that they go unenforced.

/ February 13, 2017
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Sweden Democrats: Migrants must accept “Swedish culture”

NYU professor says the conservative nationalist party pits its supporters against immigrants and refugees.

/ November 12, 2016