Distinguished, self-proclaimed development experts among the expat crowd were overheard last weekend at a Riga watering hole, one frequented by locals and expats alike, in heated discussion over politics. This issue? Former politician ‘the bulldozer’ Ainars Slesers and his recent suggestion that he wants to return to politics, to get this country moving ahead.Let’s take a moment to consider this.One side of the discussion - call them the ‘S camp’ - proclaimed an admiration for Mr. Slesers because he is “someone with ideas,” and that &ldqu...
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