REF Chair Andrzej Mirga Features on Al Jazeera
In a powerful opinion piece featured on Al Jazeera in mid-December 2016, REF Chair Andrzej Mirga questions the hostile climate about integration and deflates recent public opinion polls that point to deep-seated racism in Europe. He writes, "Intolerance by majority societies is the only objective parallel we can draw between Roma and Muslims in Eastern Europe. As long as countries are not willing to open their public schools to Roma children, to prosecute hate crimes against Roma, or to offer them an equal chance to participate in public life and in the employment market, no integration of any minority group will be possible." To read more, click here.