Tag Archive: anglicky

We want human rights, not Roman Joch

Dear Mr. Prime Minister, The media have reported that starting this September Mr. Roman Joch is to serve as your advisor on foreign policy and human rights issues. We must express ...

New Czech opposition movement: Society cannot be cut

Yesterday the ProAlt Initiative for the Critique of Reforms and Support for Alternatives published its founding declaration, “Society cannot be cut”. Today the Czech Parliament will take a vote of ...

Speaking Truth to Power: A Conversation with Karel Holomek, a Vital Voice in the Roma Rights Movement

Earlier this month, following the Roma Holocaust commemoration ceremony at the site of the former “Gypsy” concentration camp near the town of Hodonín u Kunštátu, I had the chance to ...

Activists give labour minister a symbolic whip for employees

Prague, Sept 17 (CTK) - Opponents of the government-planned changes in the Labour Code, from the ProAlt association, handed over a symbolic "whip for employees" to deputy labour and social ...

Senate approves government’s austerity bills

The Czech Senate met for the final session in its present formation on Friday with one all-important item on the agenda: approving the government’s austerity measures before the Civic Democrats ...

Protest group blocks Czech Senate over vote on austerity bills

  Prague - About 20 people from the ProAlt group blocked the Czech upper house´s entrance this morning protesting against the fact that outgoing senators are to quickly vote on government-proposed ...