The Roma of Eastern Europe Look to Life in the EU The population of the Roma people (sometimes called gypsies) in Slovakia and nine other eastern block countries are waiting to see if their economic and social prospects improve after the countries join the European Union in May.
NPR logo

The Roma of Eastern Europe Look to Life in the EU

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1853251/1853252" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
The Roma of Eastern Europe Look to Life in the EU

The Roma of Eastern Europe Look to Life in the EU

The Roma of Eastern Europe Look to Life in the EU

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1853251/1853252" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

The population of the Roma people (sometimes called gypsies) in Slovakia and nine other eastern block countries are waiting to see if their economic and social prospects improve after the countries join the European Union in May.