Unlike the populists Macron offers a positive vision of where politics and Europe can go.
On his way out the door, with his life’s work totally destroyed, Mr Ryan is still unwilling to speak out against Trump.
Slovakia’s political opposition has been losing for years due to the "narcissism of small differences".
In the real world, there are limits on free speech. Online, anything goes.
Unlike Kaczyński’s case there are two other parties in the coalition with Smer who can still bring the government down at any time.
With his political career in danger, and no substantive punches left to throw, Fico is flailing about in an attempt convince people that all this alarm about the ‘Ndrangheta mafia infiltrating his own office is the…
The consistency and accumulation of the incidents when politicians verbally attack journalists shows a clear trend in Central Europe, and slowly makes it acceptable to make ever more serious threats, or worse.
The failure of older generations to sympathise with youth means politics are primarily a contest of who can hand out more gifts to old people.
When things get serious, Slovaks protest, organise and exercise power at the ballot box. Czechs go skiing.
What do you say we cancel next year’s WEF conference, save the money and redirect it somewhere else?
Among EU member states, opinions of the United States declined in all but two — Poland (which makes some sense) and Slovakia (which does not).
Even if you are someone who liked Zeman for being Zeman, that is not the guy running for president in 2018.
Kaliňák keeps 1990s hair, Smer appoints his barber to the Constitutional Court. Here are some predictions about the coming year.
Rent seeking behavior and a code of loyalty are not the ways to operate a successful democratic political party.
If you live in Central and Eastern Europe, chances are high you belong to the "hesitant" tribe.
It’s not that I thought sexually harassing women was okay, it’s more that I accepted that was just part of how things worked. Unfortunate, yes, but also standard.
There is no mystery to defeating populism, extremism and stupidity. Democratic systems have built in solutions to people like Kotleba and Trump — elections.