The way forward for Moldova after these elections

This Sunday’s elections in Moldova are the easiest choice this country has ever had. It is a choice between good and evil, white and black, future and past. Moldova’s only oligarch and state captor Vlad Plahotniuc has to let democracy do its work. He must accept the fact he is and never has been wanted by the people. He… Continue reading The way forward for Moldova after these elections

A message to the friends of Moldova

Your Excellencies, Friends of Moldova,   Last month, media outlets published news about an alleged email missive from the Speaker of the Parliament to the country’s development partners and diplomatic community. The email was allegedly describing the country’s stabilization, successful reforms, and commitment to “regaining trust” from the country’s population, and as a result, from… Continue reading A message to the friends of Moldova

Do what you must, just don’t call this Government “pro-European”

Dear international press and public officials, On Wednesday, January 20th, the Moldovan parliament voted for a new Government. It would be fair to say, at least, that this started as the most controversial Government Moldova has ever had. The members of the Government have been introduced to the public just a few hours before. The… Continue reading Do what you must, just don’t call this Government “pro-European”