Vaclav Havel http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/20637/all en A view from the right on the trouble's of the European left http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/europa/view-the-right-the-troubles-the-european-left Why has the old left been so silent as euro zone nations are forced to swallow the right-wing doctor's prescription of austerity medicine?<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/europa/view-the-right-the-troubles-the-european-left" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Ambrose Evans-Pritchard austerity Brussels Charter 77 EU Frankfurt Home Left Right technocrats Vaclav Havel Europe Europa GlobalPost Blogs Mon, 19 Dec 2011 08:47:37 +0000 Michael Goldfarb 5684558 at http://www.globalpost.com Vaclav Havel's coffin carried through Prague, followed by thousands http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/czech-republic/111221/vaclav-havel-coffin-procession-through-prague <p> Taking the &quot;royal route&quot; traditionally used by kings and emperors, Havel&#39;s widow and daughter led the parade, followed by Czech President Vaclav Klaus, other officials and friends, and thousands of Czech citizens.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/czech-republic/111221/vaclav-havel-coffin-procession-through-prague" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Vaclav Havel World Leaders Czech Republic Europe Wed, 21 Dec 2011 13:03:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5684795 at http://www.globalpost.com