Regions / Bulgaria
Mounting Islamophobia in East-Central Europe can result from indigenous chauvinism and a misreading of history.
The countries of the former Warsaw Pact are not knuckling under to pressure from Russia. They're trying to avoid a new cold war.
Russia's energy-heavy economy could suffer from Bulgaria's decision to stop construction of the South Stream pipeline.
Europe will never fully democratize until the Roma enjoy the same rights, privileges, and opportunities as their European brethren.
Poor Bulgaria. Once again the Germans are headed her way—this time armed with nothing more than a change of currency and the policies of austerity that go along with it.
The platform of Bulgaria’s mixes a left-wing critique of globalization with a frankly nationalist approach to minority policy.
Bulgaria’s “case of the 13 imams” is a test of the limits of religious freedom on the eastern edge of the European Union.
Slovenia has achieved the most economic success among East-Central European states transitioning from communism, Bulgaria the least.
There wasn't always samizdat. But there was always rock 'n roll.
The nineties were challenging years in Bulgaria for trade unions affiliated with the political opposition.