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Nowhere to Turn for Drug Treatment

May 21, 2015by Roxanne Saucier, Denise Tomasini-Joshi
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Open Society Voices

Grantee Spotlight

Romeo and Juliet Finds New Life in Serbia and Kosovo

May 19, 2015 | by Beka Vuco

A new production of Romeo and Juliet—performed by actors from Serbia and Kosovo—shows how the arts can foster understanding between cultures.

We Want to Hear What You Think About the European Roma Institute

May 18, 2015 | by Zeljko Jovanovic
The idea of an institute for Roma culture and heritage is more relevant and urgent than ever. Now we want your feedback.

The Forgotten History of Romani Resistance

May 15, 2015 | by Pierre Chopinaud

For too long, Roma have been misrepresented by stereotypes. Romani Resistance Day in Europe attempts to balance the narrative.

The Case for an Ambitious EU Policy in Its Eastern Neighbourhood

May 13, 2015 | by Iskra Kirova

The Eastern Partnership remains the EU’s most effective foreign policy instrument for creating stability in the countries around it.

A Chance to Rewrite America’s Racial Narrative

May 13, 2015 | by Allison Brown

Too many police departments, educators, journalists, and health care providers default to a criminal caricature of blackness.

Grantee Spotlight

This Tool Lets You See Exactly Who’s Tracking What You’re Reading Online

May 13, 2015 | by Fieke Jansen

Third-party trackers help online advertisers target consumers, but a closer look at how they work reveals potential for abuse.

Grantee Spotlight

October 3 Could Become an Official Day to Remember Fallen Migrants

May 13, 2015 | by Tareke Brhane

Over 20,000 migrants have died while trying to reach Europe over the last two decades. A day to honor their memories could be much more than symbolic.

Ten Years after Uzbekistan’s Massacre, the Tragedy Continues to Unfold

May 12, 2015 | by Alisher Ilkhamov

In 2005, Uzbek security forces killed hundreds of demonstrators in the city of Andijan. The lingering effects of that tragedy should give pause to countries thinking about re-engaging the regime.

Why the Greek Media Is in Free Fall

May 12, 2015 | by Manos Moschopoulos

A new Open Society report details how an array of converging factors are devastating journalism in Greece, and what can be done to save it.

How Catalonia Became Spain’s Laboratory for Smarter Drug Policies

May 12, 2015 | by Kasia Malinowska-Sempruch

A new report examines how the autonomous region implemented a community-driven, public health approach to its heroin epidemic and created a new model for legal cannabis consumption.

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