The EU Election Outcome: the Rise of Eastern-style Christian Democracy

The European election results seem messy. A colourful mosaic, with no clear pattern at first sight. But in all the disarray, Europe’s narrow Christian-democratic victory shows an outline, an ideological curtain dividing the continent into two halves.  Why did Christianity-inspired … Continue reading The EU Election Outcome: the Rise of Eastern-style Christian Democracy

What's Up Bulgaria

Implementation of e-voting is postponed and the President calls for release of Ukrainian military ships

Politics in Bulgaria in the last month looked much like the December air above Sofia:  misty, dirty, and dangerous. – On November 22nd the Russian newspaper Kommersant published an article announcing that an extension of the TurkStream gas pipeline from … Continue reading Implementation of e-voting is postponed and the President calls for release of Ukrainian military ships