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Hate Crimes Don’t Discriminate

March 27, 2015 | by Melissa Sonnino

Open Society Voices

Why We Are Setting Up a European Roma Institute

March 27, 2015 | by George Soros, Thorbjørn Jagland

The value of building up the confidence of the Roma should not be underestimated.

Grantee Spotlight

Hate Crimes Don’t Discriminate

March 27, 2015 | by Melissa Sonnino

You don’t need to be a member of an oppressed group to be a victim of a hate crime. The problem affects all of us, which means we all have to fight it.

Case Watch: UK Supreme Court Backs Government Rejection of Statelessness Claim

March 25, 2015 | by Simon Cox

The UK Supreme Court ruled that stripping British nationality from a naturalized citizen accused of terrorism did not make him stateless, even when his country of birth repudiated the claim.

Grantee Spotlight

I Am Roma, I Am an Albanian Citizen

March 20, 2015 | by Xhesika Korra

A group of Roma youth is changing the game for Albania’s Roma communities, raising their visibility and reframing their self-image.

Europeans Urge United States to Allow Edward Snowden a Public Interest Defense

March 19, 2015 | by Sandra Coliver

European parliamentarians have formally urged the United States to allow Edward Snowden to return home without fear of facing a criminal prosecution that would exclude the possibility of a public interest defense.

Grantee Spotlight

The Tangled Web of Discrimination Faced by Muslim Women

March 19, 2015 | by Julie Pascoet

Research shows that Muslim women bear the brunt of Islamophobia, and often get the cold shoulder from feminists as well.

Grantee Spotlight

For Students in the Balkans, an Education in Corruption

March 19, 2015 | by Dona Kosturanova

For university students in the Balkans, corruption, bribery, and intimidation are all part of the learning experience.

Q&A

Amid Economic Turmoil, Athens Builds a Space for Civic Solidarity

March 16, 2015 | by Antonia Zafeiri

A new Solidarity Center in the Greek capital aims to bring together in common cause anyone and everyone affected by the crisis.

Case Watch: EU Court’s Legal Adviser Assesses Roma Discrimination Case

March 13, 2015 | by Simon Cox

The Advocate-General at the Court of Justice of the European Union examined how the EU law ban on discrimination on racial or ethnic grounds affects service provision disadvantaging a whole district.

Grantee Spotlight

From Medicine to Passports, Mediators Help Ukraine’s Roma Get What They Need

March 13, 2015 | by Zola Kondur

During a time of change, a group bridges the gap between Ukraine’s disenfranchised minority and social services.

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