Meeting in the front of the Seimas

ELECTIONS. Populism and bankruptcy of value based politics. Analysis

The Seimas elections campaigning period is now almost over, having lasted since spring. The news portal reviews the key factors and parties throughout the process First of all – the role of law enforcementThis […]

PM Algirdas Butkevičius at the DELFI TV Conference

Backlash against Central Electoral Commission directive regarding live interviews

With the Central Electoral Commission (VRK) requesting to cancel an interview with PM Algirdas Butkevičius in the LRT news show Laba Diena, Lietuva (Good day, Lithuania), citing a ban on politicians participating in Seimas elections from appearing on live television shows, there has been a backlash from a number of prominent media figures such as Edmundas Jakilaitis, Rimvydas Valatka and Aistė Žilinskienė. […]

Virgilijus Alekna

Olympic champion will not join the Social Democrats

One of the country’s most famous athletes, discus thrower Virgilijus Alekna has said he had no plans to join the Social Democrats for the upcoming parliamentary elections, and may not take part in the elections at all. […]