The English used to be proud of knowing a language other than their own. Not any more. Continue reading How to avoid putting both feet in the same clog
Latvia has rejected making Russian the country’s second official language. In the light of its traumatic history, such a decision comes as no surprise, although it may prove to be short-sighted in a bitterly divided country facing corruption scandals and the spectre of bankruptcy. Continue reading Language: A way to forgive and forget?