Stela Stancheva

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The Irony of Brexit

The People of Her Majesty The Queen of the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland have cast their vote: Leave the European Union! No matter how shocked we all are and how fast some are trying to make (wrong) assumptions and even conclusions about the future of the Union, the true is that 1) The referendum… » read more

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It feels like only yesterday: Tuesday morning, 11th September 2001. CNN was broadcasting a “Breaking News” from New York City when viewers saw live another plane deliberately crashing this time into the World Trade Center’s South tower. That was my second day as a Freedom House Visiting Fellow. We were supposed to have numerous meetings… » read more

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