Unrest in Ukraine
FSI scholar weighs in on political protests in Kiev
In an interview on KQED’s Forum, FSI’s Kathryn Stoner analyzes the political turmoil surrounding President Viktor Yanukovych’s refusal to sign an economic agreement with the European Union. Stoner, a senior fellow at FSI and director of the Ford Dorsey Program in International Policy Studies, discusses what led to the protests in Kiev and the split between the country’s pro-Russian and Western-leaning factions. Read more »
In a piece for The Washington Post, CDDRL post-doctoral fellow Ana Bracic comments on the recent scandal rocking the Roma community in Europe. Bracic argues that discrimination towards the Roma runs deep in Europe, highlighting how her innovative research is uncovering new practices to improve relations on the ground.