Czech Republic

Julia Conley, staff writer
Palestinians carry a demonstrator injured during clashes with Israeli forces near the border between the Gaza strip and Israel.
"The fact that live gunfire is once again the sole measure that the Israeli military is using in the field evinces appalling indifference towards human life."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
students with banner
"If the politicians won't listen to us, if the politicians won't make the...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
The march, which will go from Berlin to Aleppo following a reverse 'refugee...


Meet Vladimír Franz, composer, professor, artist, lawyer, full-body tattooist, and presidential candidate in Czech Republic's upcoming election, the first since a new law allowing people to vote directly for president. In a mock election, students already voted in Franz, citing his stands against traditional politics' cronyism, corruption and corporate ties. “We live in a country where we have a system and the model works, to a greater, sometimes lesser degree.... The problems, the way I see it...