Spectator on facebook

Spectator on facebook

Quote of the Week

"That's a fine resolution. Many more people should be fighting against corruption and clientelism, and many of these should begin this fight by looking at their own affairs."

Culture Minister Milan Kňažko, upon hearing that Peter Ďuračka, a former MP who has had several run-ins with police, wanted to join Prime Minister Dzurinda's SDKÚ party and fight corruption.

Top stories

Media are the ultimate frontiers in defending freedom in society today

Miklós Haraszti’s keynote speech at the Budapest award ceremony of the European Press Prize, March 14, 2018.

Enough of Smer, people chanted in streets Video

Government resignation is not enough, the crowd called for early elections. This is how it looked like in Bratislava on March 16.

Fico fell. These are good, not perfect, developments

Unlike Kaczyński’s case there are two other parties in the coalition with Smer who can still bring the government down at any time.

Blog: Slovakia needs its Macron

"For a Decent Slovakia", where next ? Reflections from a Brit living in Slovakia.

For Decent Slovakia, protest in Lučenec on March 9.