How many respirators did we have? How many do we have now? How many did we buy during the epidemic? How many were delivered? How much public money was spent on it?
The very fact that the government analyzed the content of a report related to the situation in Serbia is a sign of progress compared to the usual outright ignoring that such reports are usually met with.
DwP – It turns out that more information, more fragments, doesn’t mean that we understand the past better. A paralyzing overabundance of information has become an obstacle.
The Crisis HQ downgraded from instructions for behaviour in public transport to mere suggestions. As of now, as many people as the vehicle can bear can enter. Masks no, gloves no, distance no.
The “Kristallnacht” with flaming buildings full of imprisoned people showed all the perversions of Vucic’s reign and that the Alliance for Serbia is not the right solution for Serbia.
Almost every 10th infected person in Serbia is a resident of nursing home. Out of the total of 30 nursing homes where the virus was registered, as many as 20 are public, with over 2000 residents.
DwP – War crimes are not being processed because the people in power are the same ones who participated in the wars in Yugoslavia.
A laboratory specialized in coronavirus tests was opened in Belgrade. In addition to the importance of the new facility, the news of its opening attracted attention because of its unusual name.
Intentions are not ethically decisive in an epidemic. The reason is that right and wrong intentions are revealed in the same action…
SPC’s absolutely idiotic request to allow a liturgical gathering of believers over the Easter weekend was met by the state’s absolutely idiotic extension of the curfew by one more day – from 60 to 84 hours.
The psychologists warn that mental health care must be considered and that the spread of fear can have catastrophic consequences.
If would be so nice if this lasted, thinks Aleksandar Vucic, I can’t think of anything more wonderful, this could go on for ever and ever, soldiers in the streets, curfew, sirens, fear, patrol lights…
What kind of a person would manufacture this segregation? How little soul must you have? How heartless do you need to be to put people in such a demeaning position, even if they like getting up early?
Once put together, power and emergency are bound with each other: a state of emergency is more powerful if it is abrupt, if it comes unexpectedly, if it can change at any moment.
It’s Sunday, early afternoon. I am waiting for the president of my country to consult with, in this order: President of Hungary Viktor Orban, the patriarch of the Serbian Orthodox Church…
Vucic promises that we will pay tax debts of the Serbian church to another state. By the way, that church does not pay its taxes to Serbia, either.
The National election committee will decide whether the candidate holds the position of a minority party “on the basis of a certificate issued by the relevant national minority council to the applicant”.
Instead of protecting democracy, almost all of the work of the Court is devoted to resolving constitutional complaints.
We have learned that Vesna Pesic is a super-trained specialist sniper who is planning to assassinate the president, and the parliament session held the day before yesterday was also interesting.
Protest against attacks on representatives of the academic community in the National Assembly: MP Marko Atlagic is a person with a rare political career in contemporary Serbia…
Danas – We have a history of defeat and people don’t expect to live better. It has nothing to do with poverty. China was a poor country, but the savings rate was about 40 percent of GDP.
Balkan.Perspectives – The journalists who were critical of the aggressive nationalist politics of the nineties are now critical of the consequences and persistent supporters of those politics.
The government has started the Serbia creates campaign. They took millions from the healthcare system and put them into self-advertising. They took the money from us and put it into their promotion.
After only 24 hours, PISA has faded from the mind of the Serbian public. One expert said that the 2018 data is devastating. The minister said that we can’t expect good results before 2024 or 2027…
The EU resolution which equates communism and Nazism was adopted with 535 votes in favor, 66 against, and 52 abstentions.
I need to write a paper on the the crisis of socialism with an emphasis on the stagflation in Yugoslavia. I wrote a paper on the crisis and on the Yugoslav macroeconomic policies already in 1982…
So, why fiscal rules and fiscal councils? There are probably two initial considerations. One was that democracies tend to run deficits – have a deficit bias – which may be inter-temporally inefficient…
Today, academic standards and the autonomy of the university triumphed over political influence. The whole process, which took more than five years, has improved the University of Belgrade.
Balkan.Perspectives – Some of the 1,000 missing Kosovo Albanian victims are in the undiscovered mass graves in Serbia, probably near military and police facilities.
I’m ashamed to watch EU negotiators with our representatives talking about electoral conditions without demanding freedom for A. Obradovic.
– Was Pivo also a painter? – Yes, he was. And during the war he drew pictures of the Partisans as a way of chronicling their lives. Here, let me show you… we even have a little book…
Thus spoke Sinisa Mali: “I will accept the responsibility and let’s move on.” It is now pointless to ask him what this accepting of the responsibility actually means, for he has already moved on.