Bulgaria: EU’s ignored rule of law crisis

By Dr. Radosveta Vassileva Do you know that there are currently mass protests in Bulgaria against the third government of Prime Minister Boyko Borissov as well as against General Prosecutor Ivan Geshev? Protests erupted spontaneously on 9 July 2020 after the Prosecutor’s Office raided Bulgaria’s Presidency based on obscure charges against the President’s advisors. President… Continue reading Bulgaria: EU’s ignored rule of law crisis

Brexit Futures – Let’s Change the Game

Brexit will unravel of its own contradictions.  I believe this will be sooner rather than later.  Brexit’s implosion will come from either what I call external socio-economic, political, environmental shocks or “internal combustion”, due to the underlying inherent instability of the Tory party and the self-destructive nature of Brexit, which has already claimed two Prime… Continue reading Brexit Futures – Let’s Change the Game

Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson described Africa as a “blot” and said that it would be better if it was colonised again. He wrote that “The problem is not that we were once in charge, but that we are not in charge anymore”. Now you know what they mean by new deals! Throughout my commentary of the past… Continue reading Boris Johnson

The Worth of Wealth, like Time

…. is relative. You strive, you drive, you amass, you quench a need. Addicted to pleasure and bought glory, you crave more, you feel powerful, you’re flying….till it peaks. Now you age, you decline, you fret, you sweat to oversee the great vaults of treasure and the outcrops of all your territories. The days contract,… Continue reading The Worth of Wealth, like Time

Linkse indoctrinatie in het onderwijs bestaat alleen tussen de oren van populisten

Behalve dat dit praktijken uit heel donkere tijden zijn, zoals de Chinese Culturele Revolutie en de tijd van senator McCarthy in de VS, die in een democratische rechtsstaat en parlementaire democratie als de onze niet thuishoren en zeker niet vanuit de partij die de grootste is in de eerbiedwaardige Eerste Kamer der Staten-Generaal, is het… Continue reading Linkse indoctrinatie in het onderwijs bestaat alleen tussen de oren van populisten

You’re so vain

                              This text was written by Pilar Gomez I Bet You Think This Blog is About You A chaotic week closes and where are we? A group of MPs have finally released themselves from the straight-jacket of hardening ideology in their respective parties, which has paralysed both the party of government and HM opposition. The parties… Continue reading You’re so vain