Hungarian intellectuals comment on the invalid referendum of October 2nd, 2016.
“Viktor Orbán is right in that the European Union handled the migration crisis badly, and that it was a mistake when Angela Merkel announced that there is no limit to the number of Syrian refugees Germany would accept. But it was an enormous sin on Orbán’s part to tie this to a hate campaign which […]
The European Union also bears serious responsibility for the destruction of democracy in Hungary writes Mária Vásárhelyi.
In Hungary today two-thirds of Hungarians believe the press is not independent of the government, even though nine out of ten respondents consider press freedom important.
A company from Győr received HUF 57.5 million (USD 212,000) in EU funds for a recreational center that was never realized says LMP co-chair Ákos Hadházy.
The suspension of Népszabadság was wrapped in the guise of business, but it wasn’t purely a business decision writes print weekly Figyelő, itself recently acquired by businessmen close to Fidesz.