Czech and Slovak Issues’ Archive

Archive of selected links (2001-2002) to articles of interest
[Outdated broken links have been removed.]

Disclaimer: The expressed viewpoints are solely those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official position of the Czechoslovak Society of Arts and Sciences.

Listing by Subject

  • Attitude of CR and SR toward Czech and Slovak Americans

Czech Embassy Conference on “The Czech Republic and Czech America”

When Czech Fights Czech.

President Havel’s Speech to Czechoslovak Community on the Occasion of SVU Conference in Minneapolis.

  • Civil Society

[no links preserved]

  • Czech Character

The Perspective of a Small State.

Czechs and Balances. A Nation’s Survival Kit. by Benjamin Kuras
[link not preserved]

Little Czechs, Big Europe.

Who Are We Reallly Like. by Jiri Musil
[link not preserved]

Searching for the Czech Nation. by Ferdinand Peroutka
[link not preserved]

On Doormats, Men and Quality of Thieves. by Tomas Pecina

Czech Shoe on the Wrong Foot. by Sean Hanley

Czech Character and Politics: A Singer in a Minefield. by Tomas Pecina

The Little Czech and the Great Czech Nation.
[link not preserved]

  • Czechoslovak America: On Behalf of the Czech and Slovak Republics

SVU World Congresss Plzen 2002. Tribute to America and Czech and Slovak Americans.

Czech Americans in the Struggle of Independent Czechoslovakia.

On All Fronts – Czechoslovaks in World War II.

SVU MEMORANDUM of November 1, 1968.


SVU Declaration regarding the Charter 77

SVU Appeal to Governments, Signatories of the Final Act of Helsinki, 1985.

SVU Commission for Cooperation with Czechoslovakia.

SVU Fund for Free Czechoslovakia Established (1990).

Memorandum of SVU Collegium of Presidents (1990).

SVU Statement of June 1992 Expressing Concern about the Political Situation in CSFR.

SVU Statement of January 1993 regarding the Breakup of Czechoslovakia.

SVU Seminars and Workshops.

SVU Participates in Flood Relied for the Czech Republic – Summer 1997.

SVU Donates Piano to Czech Embassy.

SVU Sponsors President Masaryk Statue in Washington.

SVU Masaryk Memorial Youth Incentives Fund.

  • Dual Citizenship

Expatriate Voting Rights in the Czech Republic.

  • Extending Voting Rights to Czech Citizens Abroad

Participation in the Czech Parliamentary Elections by Czechs Abroad.

You May Lose Your Vote.

  • Human Rights in CR and SR


European Court of Human Rights and the United Nations Human Rights Committee. Comparative Study.
by Jan Sammer.

Evropský soud pro lidská práva a Výbor pro lidská práva Spojených národu. Srovnávací studie.
Jan Sammer


  • Political Reforms

Impuls 99. by Prof. Tomas Halik

  • Postcommunist Czechoslovakia and the Aftermath

Czech Press – A German Monopoly?

The Sudetten-German Lie and the Survival Instinct.

Role of Czech-Slovak Tensions in Disintegration of Czechoslovakia.

Czech Republic 1992 to 1999

Ten Years after Communism: The Great Czech Malaise

Presidential Succession. By Benjamin Kuras

  • Preserving Czech and Slovak Heritage Abroad

Czech Embassy Conference on “The Czech Republic and Czech America”.

SVU Conference – Czech Americans in Transition: Challenges and Opportunities for the Future” (Texas, 1997).

SVU-SPJST Resolution Regarding Preservation of Czech Cultural Heritage Abroad.

Czech Embassy Conference – Czech Republic and Czech Americans on their Way to a Common Future (1997).

Resolution from Czech Embassy Conference “Czech Republic and Czech Americans on their Way to a Common Future” (1997).

Czech National Heritage Commission Established.

In the Limelight of President Havel’s Visit (1999).

SVU Cultural Heritage Exhibit.

Survey of Czech and Slovak Historic Sites and Monuments in America.

Czechoslovak American Archivalia.

The Nebraska Happening (2001).

Czechoslovak America on the Net.

  • Press and Media


  • Religion and Faith

The Shadow of a Dead God? by Prof. Tomas Halik

  • Rule of Law in CR and SR

Do Czechs Want their Rule of Law? by Benjamin Kuras

Revolution in Czeczechia. By Benjamin Kuras

Memorandum – Leopold Hilsner. by Petr Vasicek

  • SVU Role Abroad and at Home

SVU Resolution 2002.

SVU Mission Statement.

At the Dawn of the New Millennium.

New Millennium – New Vistas and New Challenges.

SVU – nase cile, nase poslani: zdali, proc, a co dal

SVU Resolution 1997.

SVU Resolution 1999.

SVU Resolution 2000.

SVU Resolution 2001.