Eastern Europe & Russia
- 6 September 2010
- A Chernobyl Moment
Sadly, many of the circumstances that surrounded the Beslan massacre six years ago remain unchanged.
- By TOL
- 3 September 2010
- The Indirect Path Toward a Republic for All Moldovans
The 5 September referendum and upcoming elections might be the starting point of a colorless transformation in Moldova.
- By TOL
- 2 September 2010
- The Right to Life, With an Asterisk
For too many Russians who get sick, a piece of paper will decide their fate.
- By Galina Stolyarova
- 31 August 2010
- Still a Land of Possibilities
Ukraine may be rolling back some of the civic gains it made this decade, but it’s hardly ripe for authoritarianism. From openDemocracy.
- By Ingo Petz
- 30 August 2010
- Bumpkins vs. Mafiosi
Even though non-communists have come to power in Moldova, the conflict over the future of Transdniester in some ways is a reenactment of the struggles of Soviet communism.
- By Taras Kuzio
- 26 August 2010
- Shotgun Philanthropy
Russian businesses are taking charge of some of the country’s post-fire reconstruction, with a little prodding from the Kremlin. From Russia Profile.
- By Tai Adelaja
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