The Bulgarian protests have reached their 140th day, and are still ongoing. While both the supporters of the current government and those demanding change appear to remain firmly backed behind their positions, the prolonged political instability symbolises a bitter period for everyone in Bulgaria.
The media is an easily distracted friend. Although the phrase “all PR is good PR” might not be true, one thing is for sure: no PR is the worst PR. In 2011, the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to three women, two of them from Liberia: they were on every magazine cover and in every headline.