Some recent cases in Romania and Hungary are heartening, but much more is needed to improve trust in public institutions.
Civic activists appear to have a better chance at effecting change than traditional parties.
How a nuclear error hundreds of miles away helped start a war of the worlds in Bulgaria.
The liberal approach to politics and to life is losing ground as populists take advantage of a fear of the unknown.
The Moldovan Diaries is a multimedia, interactive examination of the country's ethnic, religious, social and political identities by Paolo Paterlini and Cesare De Giglio.
This innovative approach to story telling gives voice to ordinary people and takes the reader on the virtual trip across Moldovan rural and urban landscapes.
It is a unique and intimate map of the nation.