In Russia and Eastern Europe, nostalgia for communism just isn’t absurd | EUROtoday

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Sf liberal democracy can declare to be a superior type of authorities, it’s as a result of it protects alternative, freedom, political accountability, the rule of legislation and civic equality. In such a regime, the free press and the audiovisual media represent a crucial pillar of the system and open their columns and platforms to nearly all opinions.

Likewise, liberal democracies worth people pushing liberalism and democracy in authoritarian states, usually at nice private sacrifice – Nelson Mandela in South Africa, Lech Wałęsa in Poland, Vaclav Havel within the former Czechoslovakia, Liu Xiaobo in China and, extra just lately, Alexeï Navalny in Russia, tortured to loss of life within the coldest area of his nation…

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