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Historical Fact: Women before Rosa Parks

Michaela Procházková “Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.” These are the words of Martin Luther King, Jr., a black activist who fought alongside other leaders and thousands of people of both races for the rights and equality …

East – West … is Home Best?

Andrea Krawchuk Meet Marie. Marie is a 58-year-old petite yet energetic woman who moved to the USA nearly forty years ago. Like many others, she and her husband left Czechoslovakia for a so-called “better life”. The journey took them a while before they reached their final destination – a large metropolitan city where they …

Reincarnation of a Classic

Adam Cibulka For fans, reincarnation is a controversial topic in itself. Even more so if it is a reincarnation of a “classic” (iconic piece of art). While some say that you should never touch the original, others might not have been born when the original came out and would like to see a remake. …

Netflix

Tereza Frgalová Netflix is a phenomenon that is slowly taking over the world. It has become very popular lately and is referred to in several series and movies, not to mention in online communities and the memes they produce – like, for example, in the picture below. It contains the famous …

How to Develop a Friendship While Studying Abroad

Erika Murakami We sometimes find it difficult to make a new friend even in our own culture. It is easy to imagine how difficult it is to develop a friendship between people from different cultural backgrounds. In my first month in Brno, I struggled to make new friends and became seriously homesick. In …