Zoltán Lakner

Zoltán Lakner studied political science and social policy and works as a political analyst and adviser. He is a regular contributor for weekly and daily newspapers. He is also a lecturer at the Eötvös Loránd University and the University of Theatre and Film Arts in Budapest and author of several books about the contemporary politics of Hungary. He is the deputy editor-in-chief of 168 Óra political weekly.


To Change Politics in Hungary, We Need to Find the Switch

Budapest Mayor Gergely Karácsony on what the future holds for green and progressive politics in Hungary.

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The Economics of Fear: How Orbán Profits from Insecurities

By playing upon fears linked to social insecurities and loss of national identity, as well as threats to national security, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán seeks to position himself as the sole protector of his nation.

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