All posts by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

  • Covid-19 in Bulgaria: From ostracism to absurdities
    November 17, 2020, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    It is a truism that a crisis such as the Covid-19 pandemic will bring out the best and the worst in people. Some step forward to serve as volunteers. Others, […]

  • The Sofia Globe and Patreon: An explanation
    November 13, 2020, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    In the same way that the Covid-19 crisis has brought death, misery and economic devastation everywhere, it has hit The Sofia Globe – like many other media around the world […]

  • Annals of Bulgaria’s divisive dates: November 10
    November 10, 2020, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    There are a number of divisive dates in Bulgaria’s history. November 10 and September 9 are prominent among them. The rest of this article is available exclusively to Patreon supporters […]

  • Covid-19 in Bulgaria: A few faces of the dead
    October 29, 2020, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    Recently, I was in the company of two British acquaintances. One said to the other: “I mean, do you actually know anyone who’s got it?” I kept silent. Because I […]

  • After 100 days, what now for Bulgaria’s protests?
    October 17, 2020, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    It is easy to see symbolism in the storm that struck Sofia on the 100th night of the anti-government protests in Bulgaria’s capital city. The thunder, lightning and drenching rain […]