05/29/2018 - 00:00
According to the Hungarian Government, the solution to European demographic problems lies in the provision of incentives for family formation, as opposed to supporting immigration. Opinions differ however on the effectiveness of Fidesz's numerous family policy measures. While, according to some, they do not provide a realistic solution to all challenges, others deem them the cornerstones of a harmonious society.
Family and Migration in Fidesz's Policy
Families: Investment in the Future

03/27/2018 - 10:10
Momentum Movement burst onto the political scene when they started collecting signatures for a referendum on Hungary's bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics in Budapest. The movement has since become a party, so it will run for seats in the parliament on the elections in April 2018. How can Momentum's policy be evaluated? What is in store for this new party?
From a movement into a new generation: Momentum's present and future
Just a Momentum, nothing more

03/22/2018 - 15:05
Since the organising of the first so-called national consultations in early 2010 that also marks the beginning of the first legislature of Fidesz- Hungarian Civic Union - citizens have been able to answer a series of questions posed by the governing party. The latter wished to facilitate its own decision making by polling the public opinion about diverse topics such as pensions, taxing, or the new Constitution of 2011, but also about sensitive questions like those about immigration, terrorism. For the last consultation, which took place in the beginning of October 2017, questions were asked about György Soros and his concept of migration. In these articles will illustrate the advantages and disadvantages of the Hungarian national consultations.
The national consultation - a new instrument of direct democracy
Is there a real public opinion behind the national consultations?

03/07/2018 - 13:10
The upcoming Hungarian elections in 2018 are increasing the tension between the governing conservative Fidesz party and the opposition more and more. What arguments can urge a change of government or justify Fidesz staying in power?
Carry on, Orbán!
A last chance for the rule of law

02/27/2018 - 21:30
Besides ideological debates, Hungary also has to give an answer to a practical question concerning its European integration. Should we say goodbye to the forint and introduce the euro in our country?
Further towards the euro
Euro-neurosis

02/21/2018 - 16:10
Healthcare is an evergreen topic of Hungarian politics. How have hospital conditions and circumstances for doctors and patients changed under the Orbán-government? The following pro and con arguments guarantee to give you the whole picture of the situation.
Neglected healthcare system
The Hungarian healthcare system is on the right track

01/22/2018 - 22:00
The former radical Hungarian party, Jobbik, (meaning „Better”, short for „Movement for a Better Hungary”), has gone through a significant rebranding in the past few years. Will this spectacular turn bear fruit in the 2018 elections?
Where one must choose between the easy path and the right path
The right turned left: That’s hard to justify!

10/15/2017 - 22:01
This Thursday, the 12th of October and this Friday, the 13th of October, the French Minister for European Affairs, Mrs Nathalie Loiseau, went to Budapest to meet her Hungarian counterpart, the Secretary of State for European Affairs, Mr Szabolcs Takács. It was an opportunity for the French Minister to draw a roadmap for the future of Franco-Hungarian cooperation.
Finally a hand extended by France to Hungary!
Accept the challenge!

07/20/2017 - 07:55
The recent sanctions procedure initiated by the European Parliament against Hungary is part of the continuing deterioration of European-Hungarian relations. Is this country the real ugly duckling of the Union, or is it simply a scapegoat?
Put an end to “Hungary bashing”
For the benefit of Europe, criticize Hungary!