A Russian Pub Owner, Volodymyr Zelenskyy, and the Beauty of an Open Society

Life is complicated, but some principles are easy

Since late 2018, I have had the privilege of living in Prague, Czech Republic. This is not a perfect nation, no nation is, but it has an open, democratic society with civil rights. We were able to emigrate to the Czech Republic because it has a clear, and as far as we know, fairly applied immigration policy. Sitting in the heart of Central Europe, Prague is a diverse, cosmopolitan city, home to many immigrants, about ten…



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