19 February 2019
Juncker, Soros Targets of Budapest’s New Anti-EU Campaign

The European Commission head says Viktor Orban is an 'origin of fake news.'

11 February 2019
Prime Minister Offers New Incentives for More Hungarian Babies

Orban offers demographic growth strategy as alternative to the ‘new internationalism’ and pro-migration policies of Brussels and ‘money men.’

6 February 2019
Global Democracy in Retreat According to Freedom House

Monitoring group downgrades Hungary, Serbia from ‘free’ to ‘partially free,’ while Uzbekistan marks a modest improvement.

30 January 2019
Central Europe Picks up the Pace of Arms Race Premium

Billion-dollar purchases are escalating, and not all of the added value is military-related.

By Martin Ehl
21 January 2019
Crowds of Protesters Continue to Fill Streets in Hungary, Serbia Premium

While Hungarians have been rallying against a new labor law, Serbians have been marching in the past month against Vucic and the ruling elite.

18 January 2019
'Conformation Bias:' Political Tribalism as a Driver of Disinformation Premium

The findings of a recent study on disinformation and conspiracy theories in Poland and Hungary highlight their role as weapons in a tribal war. From the Power 3.0 blog by @thinkdemocracy.

By Peter Kreko
18 December 2018
New Anti-Government Protests Hit Budapest Premium

European Parliament conservative leader says complex voting rules inhibit serious action against Hungarian ruling party.

13 December 2018
Hungary Launches Parallel Court System Premium

New courts with jurisdiction over corruption cases and electoral law will be under governmental supervision.

7 December 2018
Pro-Government Hungarian Media Merge Into Giant Conglomerate Premium

With hundreds of press, broadcast, and online outlets, the non-profit group is exempt from competition rules.

6 December 2018
Staging Stalinism Premium

The revival of a play about Hungarian communists brings to the forefront questions that are as pressing in modern-day Hungary as they were in 20th century Europe.

By Peter Rutland


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