Duel Amical RSS - en Duel Amical RSS - en http://link.link Wed, 16 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 Wed, 16 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 Independence March in Poland http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/259 http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/259 Wed, 16 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The recent Independence March on November 11, 2017, on Poland’s National Independence Day, generated much controversy in the international media. But how did Polish people themselves see the events taking place in their own country? Kummer Livia Immigration and terrorism in Europe http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/280 http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/280 Sat, 12 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 Since the beginning of the European migration crisis, one question has sparked tension within the public sphere: is this phenomenon linked to the spread of terrorism on the continent? Politicians, experts and civil organisations are all eager to give us answers to the emerging situation, these explanations however can often be conflicting. superadmin superadmin The wave of refugees - inside the fences and beyond http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/282 http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/282 Sun, 06 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 Some see the wave of refugees and migration as an opportunity, others think it poses a danger for Hungary and Europe. What are the core problems and how can they be solved? Let's see the arguments. superadmin superadmin Migrant quotas : Is the infringement procedure of the European Commission justified against the Czech Republic? http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/287 http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/287 Fri, 04 May 2018 11:00:00 +0200 Searching for a solution to the European migrant crisis seems to divide more than unify countries in this situation. Migrant quotas are the source of tension between the European Union and some countries especially those from V4 Group (Poland, Hungary, Czech Republic and Slovakia). the European Commission took the Czech Republic with Hungary and Poland to the European Court of Justice. The case is in progress and we can ask : Is the infringement procedure of the European Commission against the Czech Republic justified? Authors are Czech students - Barbora Kvasnickova studying in Prague and Simona Otrisalova studying in Brno. Alexandra Simaiova Czech Republic: a weakening of the Western democratic model? http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/249 http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/249 Wed, 02 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The Czech Republic has recently undergone profound changes, namely with the rise of Euroscepticism. Is it simply a phase of conjuncture or the manifestation of a profound change in mentality? Here is the perspective on the situation of two Czech students – Simon Trantina, studying in Prague, and Alexandra Simaiova, studying in France. superadmin superadmin Slovakia in the eurozone http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/286 http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/286 Wed, 25 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The euro was introduced in the Slovak Republic on the 1st of January 2009. The transition to the new currency was successful back then but how do Slovak citizens judge the performance of the common currency almost a decade later? superadmin superadmin End of a Smer government? http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/283 http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/283 Thu, 05 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The political upheaval following Jan Kuciak's and his fiancee's murder redrew the map of Slovak politics. Robert Fico stepped down as well as Prime Minister, along with other politicians implicated in the scandal, but his party remains in power. With new Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini manage to turn things around? Kummer Livia Momentum: a passing moment or the party of the future? http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/275 http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/275 Tue, 27 Mar 2018 10:10:00 +0200 Momentum Movement burst onto the political scene when they started collecting signatures for a referendum on Hungary's bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics in Budapest. The movement has since become a party, so it will run for seats in the parliament on the elections in April 2018. How can Momentum's policy be evaluated? What is in store for this new party? Szilágyi Eszter Soewarni The Hungarian national consultations; between advantages and disadvantages http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/266 http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/266 Thu, 22 Mar 2018 15:05:00 +0100 Since the organising of the first so-called national consultations in early 2010 that also marks the beginning of the first legislature of Fidesz- Hungarian Civic Union - citizens have been able to answer a series of questions posed by the governing party. The latter wished to facilitate its own decision making by polling the public opinion about diverse topics such as pensions, taxing, or the new Constitution of 2011, but also about sensitive questions like those about immigration, terrorism. For the last consultation, which took place in the beginning of October 2017, questions were asked about György Soros and his concept of migration. In these articles will illustrate the advantages and disadvantages of the Hungarian national consultations. Szilágyi Eszter Soewarni Polish universities at crossroads http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/279 http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/279 Wed, 21 Mar 2018 11:00:00 +0100 The new law on Polish universities, also referred to as the Constitution for Science or Act 2.0 is a comprehensive reform plan of Polish higher education. Everyone agrees that in whichever way higher education is transformed, will have important repercussions for the whole of Polish society. That however seems to be the only common point that everyone can agree on. superadmin superadmin