CITIZENS EUROPE

Roma ghettos in the heart of the EU

Despite slight improvements in recent years, there is still deep-rooted discrimination against the community in Czech Republic and elsewhere in Europe

CITIZENS' EUROPE

Women in Slovakia: same work, more experience, less pay

The socially conservative country has reduced the gender pay gap but is still one of the most unequal nations in the European Union

CITIZENS' EUROPE

Two Polish salaries for every French paycheck

More than two million Europeans work in other EU member countries, some of them with “unacceptable” wages, schedules, or physical strain— all to reduce company costs

European Union

Romanians keep their faith in Europe

In a region marked by strong Euroskepticism, Romanian society maintains its trust in the EU as a framework for a better future

ARMS SALES

Mexico triples its arms purchases in space of five years

Most other Latin American countries are reducing their investment in military equipment