11/08/2012 - 18:10
After the downfall of Mihai Razvan Ungureaunu’s government scandals came to light on almost a daily basis, slowing the country’s progress toward prosperity and economic growth. Was the former liberal government’s austerity programme responsible for these events? Is this an opportunity to reinvigorate Romania’s economy?
A new opportunity for the revitalisation of the Romanian economy
A new roadblock to Romania’s socio-economic advancement
11/06/2012 - 18:38
The younger team which replaced his cabinet, while still exercising the same political penchant, has sparked hope for a large number of the population. Others believe, however, that for true change to occur, the country must undergo a general election.
Government changes, disillusion remains
A promising new Prime Minister shows courage and faith in himself and his team
08/10/2012 - 16:03
Popular discontent led to the attempted impeachment of President Traian Băsescu by referendum on 29 July 2012. Are there any objective reasons to declare that the Romanian President has failed in his duties? The results show a certain unpopularity for the saved President…
President Traian Băsescu Saved from Impeachment by the Romanians
The Attempted Impeachment of the President a Symptom of Tensions between the Head of State and his Government
A democratic victory with a bitter aftertaste
The victory of stability and European perspectives
07/02/2012 - 21:31
The past of the Royal House is veiled by the abdication of King Michael in 1947, which resulted in the installation of the communism the same year. Why should one not show respect to the Royal House just like in the past? Why should one refuse to accept the seriousness of the mistake made by the King in 1947?
Eyes on a royalist Romania
The return of the monarchy?
06/22/2012 - 19:59
The newest polls made by OBOP show that the leading opposition party, the Law and Justice, dominates the government party, the Civic Platform (PO). Does this poll show a new tendency in Polish politics, or is it but a momentary change of mood, of Polish voters? Have the tables turned in Poland?
The stable position of Tusk’s government
A new direction in Polish politics
05/31/2012 - 12:47
There is a tendency in the escalation of right-wing parties which can be monitored all over Europe at present. It is no different in Hungary. In what lies the power of Jobbik, the Hungarian radical right-wing party? Does its radical action harm the country or is it useful?
Radicalization is not the right answer
05/31/2012 - 01:07
The Hungarian Socialist Party and its governance between 2002-2010 was named “one of Europe’s most incompetent” by the Washington Post in one of its articles. After parliamentary elections the Fidesz-KDNP coalition marginalized the former ruling party by its two-third majority. Does the party still have a future?
Its past, present and future: all incompatible
The red carnation will bloom again
05/20/2012 - 11:28
The French Presidential campaign officially began Friday 16th of March. This marked the dead-line for handing in the required 500 signatures to the Constitutional Council in order to participate in May’s election. However, the terms of this formality is under debate.
Sponsorship of Candidates for the Presidential Elections: more of democracy needed
Sponsorship of Candidates for the Presidential Elections: a Good System