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Leonid Smilovitsky: early Soviet policy towards Jewish identity and culture was a combination of demagogy and pragmatism

Leonid Smilovitsky: early Soviet policy towards Jewish identity and culture was a combination of demagogy and pragmatism According to the... read more

A curious case of Estonia: deepening ethnic ascendancy in ethnic democracy?

A curious case of Estonia: deepening ethnic ascendancy in ethnic democracy? The recent years have brought a rise in popularity... read more

Tomaszewski’s big game with an unpredictable outcome

Tomaszewski’s big game with an unpredictable outcome On 7 September 2018, in his interview with the Lithuanian national broadcaster LRT,... read more

A “voluntary-compulsory choice”: the law on voluntary study of languages in Russia marks a policy shift

A “voluntary-compulsory choice”: the law on voluntary study of languages in Russia marks a policy shift The campaign against the... read more

Increasing hours for the Lithuanian language in minority schools: why and how?

Increasing hours for the Lithuanian language in minority schools: why and how? On 24 July 2018, three members of the... read more

Leonid Smilovitsky: Jewish places of memory in Belarus have a huge educational potential

Leonid Smilovitsky: Jewish places of memory in Belarus have a huge educational potential Belarus and Israel have much in common.... read more

Disputing with Orbán: why Ukraine’s arguments are challenged?

Disputing with Orbán: why Ukraine's arguments are challenged? On 2 August 2018, the Foreign Ministry of Ukraine issued a comment... read more

Minority language education in Russia: enforcing the voluntary teaching of non-Russian languages

Minority language education in Russia: enforcing the voluntary teaching of non-Russian languages On 19 June 2018, the draft law on... read more

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International Centre for Ethnic and Linguistic Diversity Studies (Czech: Mezinárodní centrum pro studium etnické a jazykové rozmanitosti, z.s.)  is a non-partisan non-governmental research institution, established in August  2017 in Prague, Czechia.