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"In 1939 Iva Václavíková crossed Europe on the edge of war to spend a term in an English...

Prague Society turns 20 – 14th Hanno...

Today, for the third time, I visited the Jewish Quarter (Josefov) in Prague. As always...

With Jan Hamacek, the Speaker of Parliament of the Czech Republic on June 4 2015.

Prague Society Articles

Wesley Clark, Jiří Dienstbier and Andrés Pastrana receive HRE Citizenship award

Wesley Clark, Jiří Dienstbier and Andrés Pastrana all have shown a dedication to public service throughout their lives. Their commitment and achievements have been honored today with the Hanno R. Ellenbogen Citizenship Award. Pavol Paška, speaker of the Slovak National Council and patron of this year's event handed...

Yuri M. Schmidt

Russian human rights lawyer Yuri Markovich Schmidth died on Saturday, Jan. 12 in St. Petersburg. He was 75. Schmidt had been representing critics of the Russian government and others accused of political crimes since the late 1980s. At his death he was leading the team of lawyers defending former oil tycoon Michail...

GP President Ellenbogen supports call for impeachment against Klaus

Karel Janeček's petition appeals to Czech senators to open negotiations and ultimately to impeach President Václav Klaus for comitting high treason in connection with his January amnesty. Marc S. Ellenbogen, the president of the Global Panel Foundation, supports the Czech entrepreneur and benefactor's ...

Geraldine Mucha

With the death of Geraldine Mucha on Friday 12 October 2012, one of our links to the old world of Prague has passed. Geraldine was the daughter-in-law of Alfons Mucha and a successful composer in her own right – last month a concert of her music was held in honour of her 95th birthday....