In some places, the dismal labour conditions of young academics have spurred them to unionise. Not so in the Czech Republic, where students and intellectuals lead lives of “state-ordered poverty”.
If the western Balkan countries can't join the EU, their complicated ethnic politics might boil over once again.
The experience of Serbian Londoners shows how migrants should not be treated as a single group.
Britain has a number of bilateral treaties with Eastern European countries that will remain after Brexit.
In 2004 the Labour government allowed citizens of the 10 new EU states labour market access. Why did Blair make this decision?
While the citizens of the capital protest against their president, everyone else hails him as their saviour.
The UK's decision to leave the European Union has baffled many in Poland, the Czech Republic and Romania, where nostalgia for life before the EU is virtually non-existent.
Boris Johnson says so. But the reality about EU minimum wages and the effect on migration is more subtle.
Economic slowdown and a refugee influx have rattled Europe deeply, and some countries seem to have had enough.
Migration Watch claims there could be another 50,000 EU migrants a year coming to the UK than currently thought. We asked two academics to look at the numbers.
Six countries account for half of the EU migrants to the UK – but they're not all from eastern Europe.
It might face an uphill battle for the world to adopt the proposed name change.
Mimicking fascists doesn't help you win votes; it helps the fascists win votes.
He's been a prime minister and a president but he's best-known now for his xenophobic interventions.
Victor Ponta survived accusations of fraud and tax evasion, but the deaths of dozens of clubbers proved the final straw for his people.
Louis Monroy Santander has been looking at how locals in the town of Sanski Most are moving on after a brutal conflict.
Locals are reminded of their own experiences when they see refugees heading into their country.
Nobody is doing a great job, but three countries say they have no part to play in the refugee crisis.
With thousands dying in the Mediterranean, migrants and refugees have started coming to Europe by land. And countries in the East aren't happy.
Russian readers are unlikely to believe a narrative that is paid for by Western governments.