I met Professor Michael Bar-Zohar for the first time in Brussels, in the European Parliament, in 2011. I participated in the launch of his book dedicated to the rescue of the Bulgarian Jews during the […]
Following the invitation of the MEP Emil Stoyanov the 8 representatives of the Committee on Culture, together with the Chair of the Committee Doris Pack will visit the city of Plovdiv in October. Today […]
In the beginning of November, the European Parliament will welcome representatives of the Bulgarian communities that live abroad. The host of the grand scale conference is the MEP Emil Stoyanov. The conference ‘Policies for the Bulgarians […]
The European debate on Schengen was so intense and strategic for the common European future that it managed to at times push the story of the financial crisis in Greece, Portugal and Ireland to the […]
In the late autumn of 1989, with the collapse of the communist regime, many of my former classmates and friends emigrated because they did not believe in the future of Bulgaria, or more precisely they […]
When I decided to run as a Member of the European Parliament, many of my friends asked me how they could help me. I rejected all proposals because I did not at all want to be a hostage of different interests. I was psychologically prepared that this period of my life would be devoted to the Bulgarian culture and my home town Plovdiv and did not want any arrangements to stand on my way.
I could not, however, give a negative answer to three persons who wanted to write something in this blog. I would like to draw their special attention and to express my gratitude about the written lines.