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Political Revolving Door Raises Questions About Contentious Polish-Hungarian Oil Company Deal

Political Revolving Door Raises Questions About Contentious Polish-Hungarian Oil Company Deal

The PR agency of former PiS spokesman Adam Hofman received EUR 10,000 a month to help the Hungarian energy company MOL acquire over 400 Lotos-owned filling stations. According to our information, the success fee for closing the deal could have been as much as EUR 6-10 million.

The advertisement revenue tax is yet another step towards a Hungarian-style media capture [OPINION]

Let's not be fooled by a rhetoric of social solidarity- the new tax proposal is just another tool the government will use to suppress independent media.

The Costs of Merkel's Surrender to Hungarian and Polish Extortion [SOROS]

The European Union is facing an existential threat, and yet the EU's leadership is responding with a compromise that appears to reflect a belief that the threat can simply be wished away. Prime Minister Viktor Orbán's kleptocratic regime in Hungary and, to a lesser extent, the illiberal Law and Justice (PiS) government in Poland, are brazenly challenging the values on which the European Union has been built. Treating their challenge as a legitimate political stance deserving of recognition and a compromise solution will only add - massively - to the risks that the EU now faces.

Warsaw Remains Loyal to Budapest, Hopes Orbán's Policy Regarding Ukraine will "Undergo Certain Modifications"

Warsaw Remains Loyal to Budapest, Hopes Orbán's Policy Regarding Ukraine will "Undergo Certain Modifications"

Poland. On Sunday, Viktor Orbán celebrated his fourth consecutive victory in Hungarian parliamentary elections. At the very start of his triumphant speech, the Hungarian Prime Minister sneeringly mocked the Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, calling him one of his opponents in the election

Mihaly Dresch Quartet "Hungarian Bebop"

, Sorrow" - do skrzypiec i sekcji rytmicznej opartej na ludowych bębnach dołącza w niej Kalman Balogh grający na cymbałach. Efekt hipnotyzuje - nowojorski rytm plus muzyka z puszty. Mihaly Dresch Quartet "Hungarian Bebop", BMC

Władze Budapesztu usuną pomnik słynnego filozofa. Za żydowskie pochodzenie?

Władze Budapesztu usuną pomnik słynnego filozofa. Za żydowskie pochodzenie?

stołecznym urzędzie ma ona większość. Filozof komunista  Tokody jako powód podał powiązania filozofa z komunizmem. Oskarżył go nawet o nakazanie egzekucji węgierskich żołnierzy w 1919 roku.  Ale, jak pisze autor artykułu w Hungarian Free Press, decyzja o usunięciu pomnika skonfundowała nawet

Steve Hackett "Hungarian Horizons - Live in Budapest" SPV/InsideOut

na plażę... "Hungarian Horizons..." to muzyczny collage stylów i brzmień, który dzięki artyzmowi instrumentalistów adresowany jest bardziej do koneserów niż fanów stroniących od złożonych aranżacji.

Lubię Węgry i Węgrów, ale jest jedna osoba, której nie lubię

Lubię Węgry i Węgrów, ale jest jedna osoba, której nie lubię

Węgrów. Przytoczyłem przysłowie: Polak-Węgier dwa bratanki ... A to ciekawe, powiedział mój przyjaciel - bo u nas w Anglii znane jest powiedzenie: "If you have a Hungarian friend, you don't need an enemy" (Niepotrzebny ci wróg, jeśli za przyjaciela masz Węgra). Polska nie potrzebuje wrogów

The decline of democracy - the rise of dictatorship

The undersigned, participants of the erstwhile human rights and democracy movement that opposed the one-party communist regime in the 1970s and 1980s, believe that the Hungarian society is not only the victim of the current economic crisis, but also the victim of its own

Polish PM Signals a Return to Close Cooperation with Hungary

Polish PM Signals a Return to Close Cooperation with Hungary

án’s close ties with Moscow The announcement signals a pivot in Poland’s diplomatic relations with Hungary. Back in July, PM Morawiecki stated that "Poland and Hungary's paths have diverged". The Polish Prime Minister referred to the words of Hungarian PM Viktor Orbán

European Commission Pushes for a Media Freedom Act Meant to Protect Media Independence in Poland, Hungary, and Slovenia

European Commission Pushes for a Media Freedom Act Meant to Protect Media Independence in Poland, Hungary, and Slovenia

editorial offices were put under the authority of the Central European Press and Media Foundation (KESMA), headed by a representative of the ruling Fidesz party. Hungarian anti-trust authorities did not even bother to launch an investigation into whether concentrating so many titles in a single foundation

World Press Freedom Index: Poland and Hungary Hit a Record Low

World Press Freedom Index: Poland and Hungary Hit a Record Low

placed in one row with Poland and Slovenia. The Hungarian government is relentless in its attempts to subjugate critical journalists. A law passed in 2020 that threatens journalists with prosecution on charges of disseminating fake news is a tangible result of these efforts. While ostensibly aimed at

"Fine Words Are Not Enough". MEPs Call for Immediate Action to Defend Media Freedom in Poland, Hungary, and Slovenia

"Fine Words Are Not Enough". MEPs Call for Immediate Action to Defend Media Freedom in Poland, Hungary, and Slovenia

outlets which on February 10 went off air for one day to express their opposition to the new tax on media advertising revenue, and by the failure of Hungarian authorities to renew the license of the oppositional Klubrádió station. Both examples are clear signs that the pandemic is being used by

Deputy Justice Minister Says Polish Government is Working on a Bill to Ban "LGBT Propaganda"

Deputy Justice Minister Says Polish Government is Working on a Bill to Ban "LGBT Propaganda"

bill modeled after the Hungarian one The statement of minister Woś and his subsequent Twitter post might indicate that politicians from United Poland are seeking to prepare a bill modeled after the one recently adopted by the Hungarian Parliament, which prohibits "promotion of homosexuality and

PM Morawiecki Joins Far-Right Rally in Madrid, Warns of EU Becoming a "Transnational Beast Without a Soul"

PM Morawiecki Joins Far-Right Rally in Madrid, Warns of EU Becoming a "Transnational Beast Without a Soul"

Polish Prime Minister personally attended an international far-right rally in Madrid organized by the Spanish populist party VOX. The event also featured video appearances by other prominent right-wing leaders, such as the French populist Marine Le Pen, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban (whose

Morawiecki's "StopRussiaNow!" Campaign is Just Another PR Gimmick [OPINION]

Morawiecki's "StopRussiaNow!" Campaign is Just Another PR Gimmick [OPINION]

state that announced it will oppose an EU embargo on Russian raw materials if such a vote should happen. The Hungarian government doesn’t even allow aircraft carrying weapons for the Ukrainian army to fly over the Hungarian territory, so, for example, the famous Turkish Bayraktar drones have

Polexit is no longer taboo [OPINION]

Polexit is no longer taboo [OPINION]

presidency and tried to tone down the mood. Without much effort, the Hungarian tail wagged the Polish dog. But it most likely won’t be Hungary who’ll have to face all the resentment and enmity. It will be Poland, the fifth country in the European Union, expected to act accordingly to its size. By

Viktor Orban wprowadza po raz kolejny stan wyjątkowy na Węgrzech

Viktor Orban wprowadza po raz kolejny stan wyjątkowy na Węgrzech

konflikty zbrojne, wojny i katastrofy humanitarne mają miejsce w sąsiednich krajach. Na podstawie tej poprawki rządowe dekrety wprowadzane w sytuacjach wyjątkowych obowiązują przez 15 dni i mogą być przedłużane przez parlament. Zdaniem opozycyjnego stowarzyszenia Hungarian Civil Liberties Union (TASZ

How the European Media Freedom Act Could Affect Hungary and Poland [IPI]

How the European Media Freedom Act Could Affect Hungary and Poland [IPI]

procedure against Hungary, and a single EU law infringement action against the Hungarian government contesting the media regulator’s independence and accusing it of discriminatory action following its decision not to renew the license of independent radio broadcaster Klubrádió. Frustrated by

EU Must Act on Media Freedom in Poland, Hungary and Slovenia [INTERNATIONAL PRESS INSTITUTE]

EU Must Act on Media Freedom in Poland, Hungary and Slovenia [INTERNATIONAL PRESS INSTITUTE]

government cheerleaders that dominate the national media landscape. The failure of the EU to act has emboldened the Hungarian government and now Poland’s Law and Justice (PiS) government is cherry-picking elements of the Hungarian model to fit the Polish system. The model of media capture is a subtle

Jarkowiec: Miami. Psie gówno pozostawione na trawniku przy ulicy wzbudza wojenną wrogość

Jarkowiec: Miami. Psie gówno pozostawione na trawniku przy ulicy wzbudza wojenną wrogość

kawiarnię na Górnym Manhattanie. Kilka lat temu kultowy już Hungarian Pastry Shop przejął jego syn, a Panagiotis kupił tu mieszkanko na 10. piętrze bloku przy samej plaży, z widokiem na Atlantyk. – Gram w tenisa, w golfa, pływam i czytam – streścił, gdy zapytałem o życie na emeryturze. Jeden z

Orlen CEO Daniel Obajtek Dominates the Front Pages of Polish Newspapers

Orlen CEO Daniel Obajtek Dominates the Front Pages of Polish Newspapers

guarantee stable and affordable energy prices. "Our goal is to provide customers with stable and environmentally friendly energy" - he writes. Moreover, Obajtek boasts that "[Poland] will be one of the main players on the Hungarian fuel market and will strengthen its position in Slovakia"

Orbán, Salvini and Morawiecki Want "New" Europe. Putin Offers a Blueprint [OPINION]

Orbán, Salvini and Morawiecki Want "New" Europe. Putin Offers a Blueprint [OPINION]

new Polish-Hungarian-Italian populist club ends up being formed, its patron will be Vladimir Putin. Orbán's Hungary is a Russian Trojan horse in NATO and the EU. It has become a bridgehead for Russian energy companies - Gazprom has access to Hungarian gas pipelines, while Rosatom is developing

PiS Failed in the Most Basic of Tasks: a Duty of Care to All Citizens [OPINION]

the Putin-funded Marine LePen and selling off national assets like Lotus to a Saudi/Hungarian consortium. Compare that to Italy, who pays 110% of the costs of all home energy improvements or Germany, who has allocated 55 billion euro for house renovations. Finland, who knows a thing or two about

Europo, nie odpuszczaj! We wtorek manifestacje w obronie Sądu Najwyższego

, Hungarian Civil Liberties Union (HCLU), Europejska Partia Ludowa, szefowie największych frakcji Parlamentu Europejskiego, Naczelna Rada Adwokacka i byli prezydenci, premierzy, szefowie MSZ. Liczą oni, że Komisja skorzysta ze swojego prawa i wniesie do Trybunału Sprawiedliwości sprawę o złamanie

The End of the Free Press is the Beginning of Wars [OPINION]

strain on the distorted Hungarian media environment, where the few independent media outlets struggle to survive and to preserve the definitions of journalism as understood in democratic societies. With Orbán spreading his illiberal influence across the region, we understand that the fate of

150 ekonomistów z całego świata apeluje do władz Białorusi

School of Economics, Professor; Deputy Prime Minister of Poland (1989-1991, 1997-2001); Chairman of the National Bank of Poland (2001-2007) Tadeusz Baczko, CASE (Poland), Professor Tamás Bauer, Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main (Germany), Professor emeritus; Former Member of the Hungarian

EU Parliament Pushes Back Against State-Sanctioned Homophobia in Poland by Declaring the Entire Union an "LGBTIQ Freedom Zone"

the only one who abstained from voting). Members of the Hungarian Fidesz and the far-right Fratelli d'Italia party were also against the resolution. Homophobia knows no borders – preventing discrimination is a must   The declaration is a symbolic stance against Poland’s "LGBT

EU Court of Justice Throws Out Poland's Case Against Rule of Law Conditionality Mechanism

contained as many as eleven allegations (largely overlapping with the content of the Hungarian complaint) against the European Parliament and the EU Council- the law-making bodies responsible for adopting the disputed mechanism. Given the importance of the case, the CJEU considered the cases sitting as a

Polish Democracy in the Crosshairs [MICHNIK]

Viktor Orbán. So, to understand the Polish media’s protest of silence, the Hungarian experience is worth recalling. After returning to power in 2010, Orbán, determined to consolidate what he called an “illiberal democracy,” relied on the “salami” tactics

Poland's Nationalists Are Rebranding. They Have Found a New Enemy [OPINION]

European nationalists who have succeeded in corralling diverse groups into one fun-filled tent, yet how is it when Ms. Paskieka tells of a folk music festival run by Hungarian nationalists, where she witnesses a football hooligan type hugging a dreadlocked student, I kept thinking of the Hell's Angels at

Ultraconservative Organization Ordo Iuris Launches International University in Warsaw

prime minister Piotr Gliński, the Hungarian minister of justice Judit Varga, advisor of President Duda Prof. Andrzej Zybertowicz, and French Catholic thinker Chantal Delsol. Ingrid Frankopan, a dubious Swedish princess, an international law scholar and an avid Brexit supporter is to head the university

EU budget commissioner: We're ready to cut Poland and Hungary out of the Recovery Fund and proceed without them

European Central Bank, grants received by both countries would amount to 3% of their respective GDP. However, should the governments in Warsaw and Budapest stand by their decision to veto the EU budget over the rule of law mechanism, Polish and Hungarian citizens would effectively lose access to these

Under Cover of Covid, Poland is Stifling Free Media - And All Europe Should Be Worried [GARTON ASH]

hyperpolarised public sphere is already bad enough, as we see in the US but now the ruling Law and Justice party has launched a systematic attack on independent media. The methods are straight out of Viktor Orbán's Hungarian playbook. Public sector advertising  and subscriptions are withdrawn from

Germany proposes a revised "rule of law mechanism" for accessing EU budget. Poland and Hungary threaten to block Recovery Fund

EUR 390 bln in non-repayable grants) if the mechanism puts them at a disadvantage. They can put their words into action because unlocking the Recovery Fund necessitates the unanimous financial guarantee of all 27 member states. Thus, the Polish and Hungarian parliaments would have the last word. Of

Which is worse: a democratic Britain leaving or an undemocratic Hungary remaining? [GARTON ASH]

prime minister Marc Rutte playing Margaret Thatcher in trousers. What Hungarian prime minister Viktor Orbán and Polish prime minister Mateusz Morawiecki are now doing to their EU partners makes Thatcher look like a gentle Europhile. Thatcher may have cried 'I want my money back', but at least

Borderline Festival: sztuka i muzyka na granicy polsko-czeskiej

noise. W industrialnej przestrzeni należącej do fundacji Atelier Wolimierz zagrają między innymi FCKN BSTRDS (Holadia), Royal Hungarian Noisemakers (Węgry) oraz Gregor Różański. - Organizujemy festiwal dla miłośników muzyki eksperymentalnej, harsh noisowej, ale nie tylko – zapraszamy wszystkich. W

Ukraine's Lessons for NATO's Eastern Flank [PROJECT SYNDICATE]

Kaczyński have ratcheted up anti-Western rhetoric. In Hungary, cities are routinely plastered with billboards warning against malevolent "Brussels" imposing its will on the Hungarian nation. Kaczyński, for his part, routinely weaponizes nationalist hysteria aimed at Germany, Poland’s main

20 lat temu wybuchła w Polsce Małyszomania

. 22.02.2011, Oslo, Adam Małysz w reklamie telefonii komórkowej. 25.03.2011, Zakopane, Adam Małysz po ostatnim skoku w karierze. 25.03.2011, Zakopane, kibice podczas pożegnalnych zawodów Adama Małysza. 27.08.2011, Gyor, Węgry, Adam Małysz za kierownicą Porsche podczas rajdu Hungarian Baja. 6.08.2011, Poznań

Kaczyński is Pushing Poland Straight into Putin's Arms [OPINION]

operatives runs so deep that Western intelligence services refuse to share classified information with their Hungarian counterparts. Speaking in front of the parliament two weeks ago, Kaczyński warned of Moscow’s advanced plans to invade Poland. By joining the choir of Putin's aficionados, he is making

How the Polish Government Covered Up its Purchase of Pegasus Spyware

Hungarian government used the spyware to surveil opposition journalists. In Poland, Senator Krzysztof Brejza (whose phone was hacked at the height of the 2019 election campaign), high-profile lawyer Roman Giertych (Donald Tusk’s former attorney), and prosecutor Ewa Wrzosek (outspoken government critic

Activists Cut Barbed Wire Fence on Polish-Belarusian Border to Protest Government Treatment of Afghan Refugees

cut through two coils of the barbed wire fence set up on the Polish-Belarusian border. The barrier is still under construction and it is supposed to be modeled after the one on the Hungarian-Serbian border. The action was swift. Shortly after 5:00 p.m., the activists ran into the border strip, reached

Erosion of Media Freedom Gathers Pace in Poland [MFRR REPORT]

legislation has yet to be introduced to parliament and PiS has instead been forced to search for alternative methods to achieve its aims. Initial efforts to copy the Hungarian system of having pro-government oligarchs step in and buy up independent titles have so far been unsuccessful. Instead, PiS has

EU Suspends Regional Funds to Poland Over "LGBT-Free Zones"

Hungary for "failing to fulfill the obligations of a Member State under the EU Treaty". In other words: the Commission holds that the Polish and Hungarian governments violated EU regulations on the duty of loyal cooperation between the EU and respective member states. Poland’s Ministry of

Majority of Poles against Polexit, but one in three respondents believes anti-EU propaganda [OPINION POLL]

anti-EU rhetoric can resonate in the Polish society" - points out. The portal has already published the results of a previous survey, which showed that 62% of Poles see the Polish and Hungarian policies as weakening their position in the EU. Even more - 66%- agree with the opinion that

An Effective Response to Europe's Fiscal Paralysis [PROJECT SYNDICATE]

Hungary and Poland’s veto. Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán is concerned that the EU’s new rule-of-law provision would impose practical limits on his personal and political corruption. He is so worried that he has concluded a binding cooperation agreement with Poland, dragging that

PM Morawiecki has just delivered his first exposé on Polexit [OPINION]

conditionality criterion linking the disbursement of funds with the respect of rule of law. The stalemate between Poland and Hungary and the rest of the EU places them even closer to Putin Together with Viktor Orbán, Morawiecki announced the intention to veto the EU’s budget. Hungarian prime

EU publishes annual Rule of Law Report: Poland under heavy criticism

such tolerance- Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said responding to the letter. After a meeting in Brussels the same day, the Polish and Hungarian Ministers of Foreign Affairs announced that both countries will be joining forces to set up an institute tasked with assessing the state of the rule of law

Speculation Swirls Around Sudden Death of Polish Arms Dealer in Albania

. Myftari said they were unable to open a bank account, as many banks simply refused. "I understood that this had to do with [Izdebski’s] past," Myftari said. Eventually, the branch of a Hungarian bank in Tirana agreed to open the account, but only on the condition that the field of the

Potańcz z Węgrami

"Kierunek. Budapeszt _ Warszawa. taniec" to trzecia odsłona cyklu mającego przybliżyć warszawskiej publiczności aktualne trendy tańca współczesnego w Europie. Od piątku do niedzieli będzie można obserwować, jak tańczą Hungarian Art of Movement Company, niezależne

Ban on gender studies? A government minister wants to go after universities that "promote LGBT ideology"

follow a similar path to Victor Orban, who banned gender studies from Hungarian universities already in 2018.   No more gender studies programs? In Poland, a degree in gender studies can be earned from the University of Warsaw, University of Łódź, Jagiellonian University in Kraków, or the Nicolaus

Enea Spring Break 2018. Zagrają Masecki i Młynarski

oraz Lysistrata! Z kolei węgierskie zespoły festiwal ściągnie razem z Hungarian Oncoming Tune. Zagrają Antonia Vai, Mörk oraz Apey. Wcześniej organizatorzy festiwalu ogłosili występy Korteza , sensacji młodego polskiego rapu Otsochodzi, Natalii Kukulskiej czy zespołu Bokka. 

To tu Salome tańczyła dla Heroda i zażądała głowy Jana Chrzciciela

. (...) Była to największa przestrzeń architektoniczna (...), w której tetrarcha mógł przyjmować duże grupy oficjalnych gości” – napisał badacz w publikacji zamieszczonej w „Hungarian Review”. Tragiczna uczta urodzinowa – Ten dziedziniec musiał być tym samym miejscem, gdzie Herod

Merkel's Last Chance [JAN-WERNER MÜLLER]

Hungary and Poland are trying to block the enactment of a new “rule of law” mechanism that would prevent EU money from being siphoned off for corrupt purposes – a practice for which Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán’s kleptocratic regime is notorious. As the

What happens next after the veto? Warsaw and Budapest are playing a dangerous game [FAQ]

not biased, or - as Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán wants - employed according to the recommendations from EU institutions (instead of, for example, from the Venice Commission of the Council of Europe). This would allow Orbán or Morawiecki to declare victory in their countries, but

EU Parliament VP Katarina Barley: Respect for the rule of law is not a sovereign matter of any single member state. It concerns the entire Union [EXCLUSIVE]

Polish government and its policies. The Polish and Hungarian governments cannot tolerate any kind of criticism, be it from abroad or from their political opponents at home, and are using it to serve their own political purposes. It suffices to look at the attacks on independent media or judges who have

Where Is the Local News About COVID-19? [PROJECT SYNDICATE]

authoritarians such as US President Donald Trump, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán, and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi have been waging all-out war on independent journalism. At a recent daily press conference, Trump accused a reporter of dispensing “fake news,” and then suggested

Ready to "Stand Up to Evil", Donald Tusk Returns to Lead Poland's Largest Opposition Party

to fight against Europe’s "cultural revolution". Among them are the Brothers of Italy, Matteo Salvini's Lega, Santiago Abascal's Vox, Marine Le Pen's Rassemblement Nationa, and the Hungarian Fidesz. Tusk was unambiguous in his assessment that the alliance represents a threat to

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posiłków serwowanych na pokładzie. Wśród regularnych linii pasażerowie najbardziej chwalą Air France i Malev Hungarian Airlines, natomiast ulubione tanie linie to Germanwings i Norwegian.

We will not be silenced. We will fight for free media

;Morawiecki tapes". Were it not for Gazeta Wyborcza, we would not know about the KNF scandal, and the Polish neo-Nazis would never have been exposed but for TVN. The Hungarian Prime Minister allowed his oligarchs to buy up the free media. He has now created a state-owned media consortium with only one

The Attack on Media Freedom in Poland Clears Way For an All-Out Assault on Fundamental EU Values [MICHNIK]

operate as the rulers intend.  It is for this reason that the governing majority is meticulously, step by step, dismantling the safety valves of our democratic order. Mátyás Rákosi, the Hungarian communist dictator known as “little Stalin”, called it the salami

Stanowczo protestujemy przeciw planom zaniechania budowy Muzeum II Wojny Światowej w Gdańsku

  Dilek Barlas, Koç University   Dr. Jan C. Behrends, Zentrum für Zeithistorische Forschung Potsdam   Csaba Békés, Hungarian Academy of Sciences

Europo, broń Sądu Najwyższego! - wzywa 120 organizacji, wzywają naukowcy, artyści

. Wezwanie poparły również organizacje europejskie – International Federation for Human Rights z Brukseli, francuskie AEDH, Volt Europa z Luksemburga czy węgierskie Hungarian Europe Society – i ponad 12 tys. ludzi, którzy podpisali apel w internecie. ZOBACZ TEŻ: Europo: broń Sądu

Europejscy prawnicy pytają Komisję Europejską: Kiedy na poważnie zajmiecie się łamaniem praworządności w Polsce?

;bor Halmai, Europejski Instytut Uniwersytecki  Hungarian Europe Society  Prof. R. Daniel Kelemen, Uniwersytet Rutgersa  Prof. Dimitry Kochenov, Uniwersytet w Groningen   Dr Kriszta Kovács, Centrum

Dzisiaj w TV: Bourne, "Listy do M." i koncert Queen [07.11.15]

stęskniona za romansem Doris, ale przede wszystkim są dzieci - pozbawione miłości lub rodziców. W końcu ktoś w przemianie cyników we wrażliwców pomóc musi. (ptf ) Queen - Hungarian Rhapsody   koncert, Węgry 1986

Wiek XX w fotografii należał do Węgrów, a co Robert Capa powiedziałby w erze Orbana?

rodakami? Z tym stwierdzeniem nie zgadza się węgierski teoretyk fotografii dr Sándor Szilágyi. „Nie oszukujmy się. Nie ma potrzeby pisać na nowo historii fotografii" – kwituje w artykule „The Hungarian Paradox". Jego zdaniem fotografowie, którzy pozostali na

Piotr Stasiński: "They want to bury us under an avalanche of lawsuits"

. Are the policies in Hungary a role model for the current government in Poland? Very much so. Already in 2016 PiS-party leader Jaroslaw Kaczynski stated in public that he wanted “Budapest in Warsaw”. We have a lot of contacts with Hungarian journalists who sympathize with us. The situation

Our perception of sex is based on our own limited research: some from porn and some from our peers when we were teens

large, despite being discovered so late. My beloved film, which presents sexuality in an optimistic way and promotes communication in sex, is the Hungarian “Stream of Love”, in which old women talk about... oral sex while peeling potatoes. They probably have not experienced equality in their

Opowiedzmy historię Europy na nowo

é de Geneve Christina Koulouri, Panteion University Athens Kazmer Kovacs, Sapientia Hungarian University of Transylvania Claudia Kraft, University of Vienna Roman Krakovsky, University of Geneva Todor Kuljic, University of Belgrade Audrey Kichelewski, University of Strasbourg Jörn Leonhard


!" hungarian girls are so much better for this still they don't get any of your rock and blues well, I like to talk to girls from Czech they can be funny as hell but

Największy cud socjalistycznego futbolu

metod szkoleniowych, furorę robił podręcznik ''Learn to Play the Hungarian Way'' (''Naucz się grać po węgiersku''). Niespełna miesiąc po rewanżu na Népstadionie rozpoczął się mundial w Szwajcarii, Węgrzy przyjechali nań w glorii faworytów potężniejszych niż faworyt jakichkolwiek wcześniejszych

Democracy is at stake. Time for solidarity. Newsletter #2. 21.08.2019

PiS as slanderous.  There can be no doubt about the fact that following a likely repeat victory on October 13th, PiS will introduce the Orban’s model in Poland. It will try to take over some of the media outlets, potentially with the use of a foundation similar to the Hungarian KESMA. It

Europe: a Patient. Initiative of european intelectuals

Policy, Oxford University Jurgen De Wispelaere, political theorist and policy scholar, University of Bath Evamaria Langer-Dombrady - Feltétel Nélküli Alapjövedelem (Hungarian Basic Income Association) Paola Guglielmotti, Professor of Medieval History, University of Genova Luca

A Solidarity Monument in Berlin?

monument in the shape of falling dominoes, each of which would symbolise the consecutive stage of communism's collapse, from the 1953 East Berlin uprising, through the 1956 Hungarian revolution, to the rise of Solidarity and the fall of the iron curtain. The monument would be

Chcesz wiedzieć, jak może wyglądać koniec Europy? Przyjrzyj się Węgrom Orbána

ówczesnemu liderowi węgierskiej opozycji. Putin podrzucił potem Orbána na lotnisko. – To było przełomowe spotkanie – twierdzi András Rácz, były pracownik międzynarodowego think tanku Hungarian Institute of International Affairs. Rok później Orbán wygrał wybory

Bruksela czeka na węgierską ustawę medialną

kilka utworów nie młodego już wykonawcy gangsta rapu Ice-T, nadanych (notabene we wrześniu) przez Tilos Rádió. Na nic zdały się tłumaczenia, że młodzież nie zna aż tak dobrze angielskiego, by zrozumieć, co w slangu znaczą słowa Ice-T. Jak podaje autor węgierskiego blogu Hungarian Spectrum rada

Na Węgrzech rada mediów już działa

nie zna aż tak dobrze angielskiego, by zrozumieć utwory śpiewane murzyńskim slangiem. Jak podaje autor węgierskiego blogu Hungarian Spectrum rada przesłała do redakcji radia sążnistą analizę - w sumie osiem stron wraz tłumaczonymi na węgierski tekstami rapera, stwierdzającą, że Ice-T jest groźny. I

Zaczyna się festiwal. Gombrowicz i pięć razy Iwona

Atilla Keresztes. Ostatnia "Iwona..." w czwartek, na zakończenie festiwalu - pokaże ją Tamási Áron Hungarian Theatre z Sfintu Gheoghe (Rumunia). Reż. Bocsárdi László. Co poza "Iwonami..."? Sztokholmski Turteatern otworzy festiwal

Will the Government Defend the Zloty?

the Hungarian one, could also help,' says Bartosz Pawłowski, strategist at TD Securities in London. 'If it's short-term investors who are behind the zloty's weakening, selling, say, 1 billion euros through the NBP could scare them away because they'll lose money.' But if

Jak węgierski Lepper ratował arbuzy

autor "Hungarian Spectrum", jednego z węgierskich blogów politycznych. Od pięciu lat Karsai jest członkiem rządzącej Węgierskiej Partii Socjalistycznej (MSZP), zasiada w parlamencie. - Socjaldemokrata z krwi i kości, zapalony chłop. Ma prawdziwe poparcie swoich

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lokalnym. Brakuje świadomej, sprawnej polityki organizatorów, dzięki której przyjeżdżaliby tu liczący się krytycy ze świata: jak dzieje się choćby na Hungarian Film Week, corocznym przeglądzie kina węgierskiego. Być może problemem jest też termin festiwalu. Wrzesień to czas Wenecji i Toronto, gdzie jeżdżą

Schengen: New Iron Curtain Rising

regions are suffering because of that, and our relations with our neighbours, chiefly Ukraine, have soured', says Vladimir Benc of the Research Center of the Slovak Foreign Policy Association. Hungary gives preferential treatment chiefly to applicants of Hungarian ethnic origin

Złoty podniesie się z kolan

w Departamencie Walutowym Magyar Nemzeti Bank. Od 1979 do 1985 przebywał w Londynie, pracując w Hungarian International Bank Ltd, czyli londyńskim oddziale Narodowego Banku Węgier. Powrócił do kraju w 1989 na krótko zostając wiceszefem Departamentu Zagranicznego. Na Węgrzech zaczęły się przemiany i

The reports of European Union's death are greatly exaggerated

happen in the Balkans,  at any moment. Just look at Bosnia, where there is no bloodshed by pure miracle. And yet there are so many voices in Europe that we have to take what's ours. For example, Orbán irresponsibly jokes that Hungary is the only country that borders only with the Hungarian

Co to za facet ten Orbán

książkę "Failed Illusions: Moscow, Washington, Budapest and the 1956 Hungarian Revolt" ("Rozwiane złudzenia. Moskwa, Waszyngton, Budapeszt i węgierska rewolta 1956 roku")

Program Wielokulturowego Festiwalu Galicja Krasiczyn

(Hungarian Customs Band) z Wegier zespół folklorystyczny "CununaVladesei" - Rumunia godz. 18.00 - Wieczór Ormiański. Kawiarnia-Restauracja Mieczysławy Tomaszewskiej, Pl. Konstytucji 6 godz. 20.00 - koncert zespołu

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Drug Policy Initiative" prowadzonego przez węgierską organizację Hungarian Civil Liberties Union. Stanisław Sojka Słynny wokalista jazzowy i popowy, pianista, gitarzysta, skrzypek, kompozytor, aranżer. Debiutował w chórze kościelnym, w wieku 14

Elżbieta Chojnacka: Urodziłam się w dwudziestym wieku

szaleje! Nie mówię już o dziele György Ligetiego "Hungarian Rock" opartym na harmonii używanej przez The Beatles i rytmie bałkańskim, co również daje niezwykłą pulsację. Mam nadzieję, że taki program przekona publiczność do "nowego" klawesynu. Komponują

Tropił Żydów, wytropił siebie

powołał spółkę medialną Hungarian News Ltd. wydającą "Barikád". Przedtem, w 2006 r., razem z założycielem partii Gáborem Szabó, otworzył w Budapeszcie sklep pod nazwą "Turul" na cześć mitycznego ptaka, który jest ważnym symbolem dawnej węgierskiej mitologii. Sprzedawał

Where Is Poland? Where Is the Church?

read 'the Hungarian and Slovak prime ministers'. We apologise for any inconvenience the error may have caused.

Sarkozy: Poland Too Great for the Square Root

understand the Czechs and Poles. I did not say the slightest word against you. Why? - As you know, my father is Hungarian. I understand the spirit of this part of Europe. Let us not forget that for fifty years we, the Europeans from the West, left the

Jak straciliśmy republikę

Adam Michnik: Żeby w Polsce nie było tak jak na Węgrzech   W 1989 r. opowiadaliśmy anegdotę o różnicy pomiędzy akwarium a zupą rybną. Otóż - mówiliśmy - można zrobić z akwarium zupę rybną, ale nie sposób zrobić z zupy ryb