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Back In The Box – Vangers

The Eastern Bloc. When they’re not showing the rest of the world how to do rainsoaked post-apocalyptica, they’re leading the way with battlefield minutiae… 244 more words


Interrailing in Eastern Europe

These are the notes I made for myself after my friend John and I returned from an Interrailing holiday. I had to write it fast before I forgot it or got fed up with writing so it really is just notes rather than a great novel. 25,219 more words

Bureau De Change

Writing Human Rights into the History of State Socialism

Ned Richardson-Little
Associate Research Fellow, University of Exeter

The collapse of the Communist Bloc in 1989-1991 is viewed as one of the great triumphs of the human rights movement. 1,182 more words

Imperial & Global History

Český Krumlov & Brno

Český Krumlov, Bohemian Region, Czech Republic
Brno, Moravian Region, Czech Republic



Praha, Česká republika (Prague, Czech Republic)


Fight or Flight in the Former Eastern Bloc

What’s your breaking point? If your state is becoming known as a hot bed of corruption with an economy in decline what do you do? Do you tough it out with political protests or leave? 1,473 more words