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Memory Politics: Serbia’s Genocide Denial

Memory Politics: Serbia’s Genocide Denial

In January this year, the public attention was drawn to a Serbian souvenir shop selling shirts with the inscription “Noz, Zica” (“Knife, Wire”), the slogan celebrating the 1995 genocide in Srebrenica where the Bosnian Serb forces killed more than 8,000 Bosniak men and boys. The...

This Is How You Bring Down a Dictator

This Is How You Bring Down a Dictator

A political activist who helped bring down Slobodan Milosevic gives a 101 on how to topple a dictator. For some, democracy is not in the air. Nearly half of the world’s population is ruled by autocratic governments. In such countries, opponents of the regime are often silenced. This is usually...

Ratko Mladic is Convicted of War Crimes

Ratko Mladic is Convicted of War Crimes

Ratko Mladić has been convicted, but justice hasn’t entirely been served in The Hague. The conviction of Ratko Mladić in The Hague for genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity committed during the Bosnian War hardly came as a big surprise. The evidence was strong and stacked up...

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