Ovidiu Țichindeleanu is a philosopher and social theorist living in Chisinau, Moldova. He holds a PhD in Philosophy from Binghamton University, State University of New York. Ovidiu Țichindeleanu is an editor of IDEA magazine, and Collection Coordinator of IDEA Publishing House, Cluj, Romania. He is also a co-founder of the independent platforms Indymedia Romania (2004), CriticAtac.ro (2010) and LeftEast International (2012). He is a member of the Board of Directors of El Taller International. From 2012 he has been teaching at the Decolonial School of Roosevelt Institute, Middelburg, Netherlands.