Category: Extracts

Europa in Review

Here’s Kyle’s weekly roundup of news and readings from around Europe. This week: Political typography, or “Brexit and boldface”; One reason that Bosnia will have a hard time getting into the EU; and The past catches up with you (again)....

/ February 21, 2016

Blogspotting: Tour the ‘deteriorating Russian zeitgeist,’ resist the pollocracy

Shortly before Russia’s 2011–2012 “Snow Revolution,” in which journalists and dissidents rallied against a flawed election process (“flawed” sounds like an understatement to be honest), Thomas Campbell began to follow the rise of a vigorous social movement germinating in Russia’s...

/ February 18, 2016