The lover of European subsidies Andrej Babiš conquers Prague

The Czech Republic will go through a crucial parliamentary election in October, one that could shake the entire political system and the legacy of the legendary Velvet Revolution of 1989. According to polls, the obvious front-runner is a protest movement “ANO, bude líp” (YES, it will be better) founded by Slovakian billionaire Andrej Babiš. It...

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A report on the decline of freedom in the Czech media

The free dissemination of information and critical commentary towards the holders of the political power in the Czech Republic decreased rapidly between 2014 and 2017. It manifested noticeably this May, when the European parliament debated the threat to Czech media freedom. This happened after an anonymous twitter account released recordings of talks between the minister...

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