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News Slovakia » Religion: Author to lecture on Slovak history

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Publication date: Saturday 14 April 2018

Loretta Ekoniak, a Slovak historian and author ... recollection of an ethnic group which contributed greatly to the economic, social, cultural and religious life of the Mahoning Valley.

News Slovakia » Religion: The most and least welcoming countries for migrants

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Publication date: hursday 26 April 2018

Least accepting: Macedonia, Montenegro, Hungary, Serbia, Slovakia, Israel, Latvia ... marrying into their families are good things or bad things." Trends: In the U.S., religious people and Trump supporters tend to be less accepting, and younger, and ...

News Slovakia » Religion: Syrian Catholic priest from India among sainthood causes advanced by pope

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Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

Born in Vysoká nad Uhom, Slovakia in 1928, she was killed by a drunken Soviet ... ski of the Congregation of the Holy Redeemer; Cecilio Maria Cortinovis, an Italian Franciscan religious; Italian Sisters Giustina and Maria Schiapparoli, who founded the ...

News Slovakia » Religion: Slovakia, Slovenia seek growth, cooperation

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Publication date: onday 26 March 2018

Slovakia and Slovenia are two young countries in Central and Eastern Europe. They not only have similar country names, national flags, emblems and religious beliefs, but they have also joined the EU, NATO, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and ...

News Slovakia » Religion: Slovakia rejects treaty combating violence against women

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Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

BRATISLAVA (Reuters) - Slovakia will not ratify a European treaty designed to combat violence against women, Prime Minister Robert Fico said on Wednesday bowing to opposition from junior coalition partner and religious groups. Two weeks ago, Bulgaria ...

News Slovakia » Religion: Atheist Young Europe

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Publication date: Wednesday 21 March 2018

Read the whole thing. It’s interesting to observe how countries that are geographically close can have dramatically different religious cultures. Slovakia is not included in that survey, but when I was in the Czech Republic last week, I learned that ...

News Slovakia » Religion: Polish far-right march goes global, drawing people from afar

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Publication date: hursday 09 November 2017

Slovakia and elsewhere now join Polish nationalists in a public display of xenophobic and white supremacist views since the event began on a much smaller scale in 2009. The slogan for this year's event is "We Want God," words from an old religious Polish ...

News Slovakia » Religion: Slovakia Bars Islam from Becoming Official Religion

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Publication date: hursday 01 December 2016

Slovakia’s parliament has passed a bill by a two-thirds majority, effectively barring Islam from gaining official status as a religion. The former communist state has fiercely resisted European Union (EU) efforts to use quotas to forces member states to ...