Speculation arose about a month ago on the possibility of Arnold Schwarzenegger becoming the next permanent chairman of the European Union, the so-called president of the E.U. Now, a likely rival has been found in former British Prime Minister Tony Blair. What else has happened in the EU in the past week? There was [Read more]
The head of Czech diplomacy will meet with his American counterpart Hillary Clinton on his U.S. tour. He intends to advocate changes in the mutual agreement on investment protection, which is unfavorably structured for the Czech Republic.
One of the most important points of today’s talks between Czech foreign [Read more]
<b>After just one weekend, the Peter Nikolaev film has 50,000 viewers to its credit and is confidently dominating the box office charts. Distributors in the U.S., Asia and Israel have expressed interest in “Lidice” as well. </b>
Producer Adam Dvořák can finally take it easy after weeks of troublesome, [Read more]
Barack Obama has been to Prague twice, but he arrives in Warsaw today for the first time. No matter how important his visits on the Vltava, however, their theme was neither Prague, nor the Czech Republic, nor Central Europe, but rather Obama’s agenda of global nuclear disarmament.
Prague was an honorary stage, but [Read more]
Yesterday the entire advanced world recalled the hundredth anniversary of the birth of that great son of the American people, leader of the world middle class, actor, statesman and astrologer Ronald Wilson Reagan. His unsurpassed accomplishments in promoting the free market, the American lifestyle and Good over Evil [Read more]
America has given up its role as economic anchor.
When future historians try to date the fall of American dominance, November 2010 will be a hot candidate. The symbol of dominance was the exceptionality of the dollar. It was not a national currency, but an axis of worldwide financial stability. The dollar was the new [Read more]
We have (almost) a little period of peace following our elections. America’s elections are waiting for it. This coming Tuesday the entire lower chamber of Congress (House of Representatives) and roughly one-third of the upper chamber (Senate) will change. And two of today’s contributions to the newsstands of the [Read more]
<b>Focused on Brussels</b>
Last year in July, leading figures of Central Europe, among them former Czech president Václav Havel, sent a letter to President Barack Obama expressing fears of Russian influence and calling on the American president not to “throw overboard” his allies in Central and Eastern Europe. [Read more]