Slovakia: Hard times, old anger and easy answers

Green, P.S.
February 1992
U.S. News & World Report;2/24/92, Vol. 112 Issue 7, p49
Discusses the hard times in Slovakia, Czechoslovakia's poorer eastern third. What Slovak polls suggest; Slovak nationalism is a mixture of old resentments and economic fears; The tensions between Slovaks and Czechs; How realism and democracy are both helping dampen the fervor that led Slovak nationalists to pelt Czech President Vaclav Havel.


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