Regions / Hungary
Those of a certain age had the best chance of participating in shaping the post-revolutionary environment in East-Central Europe.
Hungarian philosopher and political theorist Gaspar Miklos Tamas started out on the Left, moved steadily rightward, and then made an abrupt U-turn.
The green group Zofi revitalized the environmental movement in Hungary.
Despite the fallout in Ukraine, several Balkan countries are angling to join NATO — and freely misinforming their publics to get there.
Mounting Islamophobia in East-Central Europe can result from indigenous chauvinism and a misreading of history.
Europe should be the world's superpower. So why is it on the verge of collapse?
Many leave Hungary and the rest of East-Central Europe in search of opportunity; others arrive in search of better lives.
Democracy has become more about bureaucratic procedure and less about the people.
Homelessness in Hungary no longer means exile or alienation as during the Soviet era, but no roof over one’s head.
Few images from the last days of the Cold War are as enduring in the West as the fall of the Berlin Wall. But in Central and Eastern Europe, a more complex picture emerges.