Nikolay Nikolov

has an MSc in political sociology from the London School of Economics and has worked as an associate producer for the New York Public Radio show The Takeaway. He is currently doing a PhD in politics at the School of Slavonic and Eastern European Studies, University College London. He is the editor-in-chief of and tweets @Nikolay_Nikolov.


The longest anti-government protest in Bulgarian history brought about the resignation of Plamen Oresharski’s cabinet in July. But where does the political process go from here? Nikolay Nikolov remains optimistic about the outcome of the country’s tormented transition to democracy.