Hungary

22 May 2017
New Budapest Protests over CEU and Foreign NGO Laws

Estimates say up to 10,000 people marched through the Hungarian capital against growing authoritarianism.

 
8 May 2017
Hungarian Disabled Home to Close Over Appalling Conditions

Thousands of children and disabled adults remain locked up in understaffed, badly funded facilities.

 
4 May 2017
Hungary’s Great Billboard War

Government-funded euroskeptic questionnaire sets off a boom in political ads.

 
27 April 2017
Hungary’s ‘CEU Law’ Under EU Scrutiny Premium

Viktor Orban accuses university founder Soros of destroying the lives of millions.

 
12 April 2017
EU Appears to Stand by CEU, Vows to Investigate Controversial Law Premium

But statements so far fall short of U.S. calls to suspend the legislation. 

 
5 April 2017
“False Promise of Populism” Eroding Democracies, Freedom House Report Says Premium

Consolidated authoritarian regimes are more numerous than consolidated democracies in TOL’s coverage area, a first since 1995. 

 
3 April 2017
Lost Opportunity Premium
The EU Commission’s silence on Hungary is undermining the rights of migrants, and indirectly encouraging other countries in the region to toughen their laws.
By Philippe Dam
 
29 March 2017
Soros-Funded CEU Faces Closure Premium

A Hungarian draft law would impose stringent conditions on the private graduate school. 

 
29 March 2017
The East’s Fear Explained to the West Premium

It’s far too easy to just blame the phobia of migrants on racism and xenophobia. 

By Martin Ehl
 
24 March 2017
Hungarian Ex-Spy Chief Warns of Russian Influence Premium

Interview with Ferenc Katrein gives insight into the world of Central European intelligence.

 

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