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MAJOR: Czech Government on Verge of Collapse

PRAGUE – The Czech Social Democratic Party may withdraw from the government coalition, according to the head of the CSDP and Deputy Prime Minister Jan Gamachek , as reported on Czech Radio. This would cause the government to collapse, and require snap elections. Such a statement was made after his meeting with Prime Minister Andrei Babish with Czech President Milos Zeman on […]

Does Russia Need a Political Opposition? Part I

August 15th, 2015 By: Oleg Makarenko for PolitRussia Translated for Fort Russ by Soviet Bear Does a healthy and independent society need an opposition? The question is not as simple as one might think. At first glance it might even seem as if the opposition is not needed at all — because from whatever side […]