Seimas spring session mainly focused on managing the consequences of the coronavirus

The Seimas closed its spring session, which had started on 10 March 2020. This year, the session was held under extraordinary conditions because of the coronavirus. The number of plenaries exceeded the planned figure and […]

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Diagnosing the American response to COVID-19

At the time of this writing, 23rd March 2020, in the United States there are more than 33,018 total confirmed and presumptive positive cases of COVID-19, 428 deaths, and cases in all fifty states plus […]

Česlavas Okinčicas

Polish-Lithuanian signatory asserts – no discrimination to be seen

“Claiming that this was a sort of oppression of ethnicity, belittling and criticising over ethnicity – that’s incorrect,” signatory and jurist Česlav Okinčic says, Rasuolė Bauraitė wrote in According to him, we should not […]

Remigijus Žemaitaitis

Which populists will make use of the door accidentally opened by Nausėda?

Every Seimas elections bring new, non-traditional political parties into public view. And while some of these political movements often are laughable and might be hard to take seriously, sometimes these parties take sway over voters’ […]