Human Rights in Serbia

Human Rights in Serbia

Cross-posted from JohnFeffer.com. John is currently traveling in Eastern Europe and observing its transformations since 1989. People commit crimes, and they get away with it. These are usually powerful people, like Iliya Pavlov, the head of Multigroup and...
Serbia’s Future: Back to the Past

Serbia’s Future: Back to the Past

Cross-posted from JohnFeffer.com. John is currently traveling in Eastern Europe and observing its transformations since 1989. The war in Yugoslavia began as a conflict over state structure. In the late 1960s and early 1970s, the nationalist movements in the republics...
The Surrealism of the Everyday in Serbia

The Surrealism of the Everyday in Serbia

The author interviews Aleksandar Zograf, who first gained notoriety for his political cartoons during the NATO bombing of Serbia. Cross-posted from JohnFeffer.com. John is currently traveling in Eastern Europe and observing its transformations since 1989. Pancevo is a...

Angelina Jolie Makes Her Own “Hotel Rwanda” About Bosnia

Excerpted from OtherWords. Angelina Jolie’s writing and directorial debut “In the Land of Blood and Honey,” snubbed by the Oscars and screened in very few U.S. theaters, isn’t generating the blockbuster actress’s usual buzz. It deserves...

Serb Demonization as Propaganda Coup

This is part of a strategic dialogue on Yugoslavia. See John Feffer’s opposing argument here, and their respective responses here. The successful demonization of the Serbs, making them largely responsible for the Yugoslav wars, and as unique and genocidal...