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November 17, 2020

31st Anniversary of the Velvet Revolution in Czechoslovakia

Today marks the anniversary of the Velvet Revolution (a somewhat peaceful transition from communism to democratisation). Forty years of a single rule had come to…
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In Memoriam
November 11, 2020

In Memoriam: Saeb Erekat (1955 – 2020)

"I knew Dr Saeb Erekat well. We met, mostly off-line, for many years, in many countries and in many places. Last in Morocco. It pains…
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November 6, 2020

Judge Jennifer Brunner, Global Panel Foundation Advisory Board Member and former Ohio Secretary of State, elected Justice to Ohio Supreme Court

"Jennifer Brunner believes her election to the Ohio Supreme Court creates a more diverse legal atmosphere demanding more compromise and consensus." Judge Jennifer Brunner has…
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November 3, 2020

Four killed and several injured in a terrorist attack in the centre of Vienna

Four people were killed, and 15 others injured in a shooting in the centre of Vienna on Monday, November 2. According to the Austrian police,…
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In MemoriamIn memorium
November 2, 2020

In Memoriam: Horst Schättle (1939 – 2020)

Dr Horst Schättle was the former General Manager of Sender Freies Berlin, a great mentor and friend and supporter of the Global Panel Foundation and…
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November 1, 2020

The Prague Society and Global Panel Foundation stand in solidarity with France, following the Nice attack

The Prague Society and Global Panel Foundation stand in solidarity with France, following the recent terrorist attack orchestrated in Nice. In the quaint city of…
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October 31, 2020

#StandWithTaiwan

"The cause of democracy is global, not national. A threat to one democracy is a threat to all democracies. The people of Taiwan have embraced democracy, and they deserve support." (Forum 2000, October 2020) The Prague Society and Global Panel…
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October 21, 2020

Coronavirus cases surge in the Czech Republic, and the disastrous outcomes of the Swedish model

"Masks made Czech Republic the envy of Europe. Now they've blown it" by Scott McLean, Tomáš Etzler, and Ivana Kottasová, CNN Read the article at https://edition.cnn.com/2020/10/19/europe/czech-republic-coronavirus-intl/index.html "The Swedish…
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October 16, 2020

Why the Supreme Court ended up with nine justices – and how that could change?

"Nine justices make up the U.S. Supreme Court: one chief justice and eight associate justices. But it hasn’t always been this way. For the first 80…
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