14.06.2022
Connecting Student Housing With the Struggle for Democracy in Hungary

After the Hungarian government abandoned a student housing project for a Fudan campus, young people refused to let it die quietly.

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14.06.2022
Studies in Subversion: The Battle Over Higher Education in Europe

Andrea Pető and Éric Fassin on the “culture wars” and the conservative attack on academic freedom.

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20.04.2022
Genderphobia in Eastern Europe: Myths and Realities

Questioning the dividing line between East and West on LGBTQI+ emancipation.

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30.03.2022
Rescuing Hungary’s Institutions from Autocratic Legalism

An opposition victory in Hungary would only be the beginning of a long road to restoring democracy.

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29.03.2022
A New Dawn for Hungary?

With much at stake, an unprecedented coalition is seeking to finally oust Hungary’s strongman at the upcoming national elections.

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08.03.2022
A United Opposition Ready to “Bring Back Politics” to Hungary

An interview about social issues under Orbán and the upcoming election.

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03.02.2022
Double or Quits: Looking Ahead to the French and Hungarian Elections

The outcomes of crucial elections this year are set to have ramifications going well beyond national borders.

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23.07.2021
Opportunism Not Ideology: Fidesz’s Campaign Against Sexual Minorities

A new discriminatory law against LGBTQI+ people fits well into the long-running political strategy of Fidesz.

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26.05.2021
Referendums in Hungary: Confirmation Bias

The Hungarian government’s use of referendums shows how direct democracy can be used to lend a veneer of legitimacy to a party’s own policy agenda.

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19.03.2021
EU Gender Equality Strategy: Too Little but Not Too Late

The EU’s strategy for tackling gender discrimination may be a new chapter for gender equality in Europe, but the road ahead is long and winding.

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