Bosnia’s Different Truths
The fighting ended long ago, but it would be a stretch to say the country is at peace.
The Unusual Fate of a Former Detainee
“A man must be happy after everything he survives; accept life if you don't want to lose your mind.”
The Scars of Transition: We Were Unified Once
The peace that the Yugoslav people once built has been destroyed; all because of the stereotypical claim that the hatred between the nations of Yugoslavia was ever-present. This hatred was fabricated by the ruling elites who wanted to teach Slavs how to be civilized and democratic.
Jens Wagner on the German Post-Conflict Experience
Wagner: "Germany made peace with the wartime enemy.
Scars of Sarajevo
Nearly 20 years after war, the cityscape of Sarajevo remains riddled with bullet holes and shell craters in facades and pavement. These are the scars of Sarajevo.
Gavrilo Princip as Anti-Imperialist Traditionalist
Had he been born in South America, Gavrilo Princip would have been an equal to Che Guevara and Emiliano Zappata; in Africa, he would have been a counterpart to the glorious martyrs who fell in the struggle against colonialism.