Vygaudas Ušackas

Whose votes will V. Ušackas gather – S. Skvernelis or G. Nausėda‘s?

With Conservative – Christian Democrat Vygaudas Ušackas declaring his participation in the presidential elections, political scientists have been debating, whose electorate he will draw – Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis‘ or economist Gitanas Nausėda‘s, if either […]

Virginijus Savukynas

Virginijus Savukynas. Why are we flooded by scandals?

Many are asking why politics in Lithuania has become only scandals and settling of scores between politicians, shamelessly employing power structures. Even more, businessmen, journalists and public figures are drawn into politicians’ disputes. By reacting […]

Nerija Putinaitė

Soviet nomenclature should not have been permitted to take positions of authority

If in independent Lithuania the Soviet nomenclature had been prohibited from occupying positions of authority, we’d be talking about the government in a completely different way. That’s what philosopher, writer and public figure Nerija Putinaitė […]

Paulius Saudargas

Saudargas – we’ve already lost liberal voters attracted by Landsbergis

The Homeland Union – Lithuanian Christian Democrat (TS-LKD) party’s problems have remained throughout the leadership of both Andrius Kubilius and Gabrielius Landsbergis and without changes at the very top leadership the Conservatives will not eradicate their flaws. This is what one of the candidates to party chairmanship Paulius Saudargas. […]