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Government entrusts universities to foundations

Monday, May 3rd, 2021

Opposition-leaning commentators  condemn in unison new legislation which places those state-owned universities that opt in, under the control of foundations under the ideological control of the government. READ MORE

Cabinet ministers call the Holocaust Hungary’s biggest national trauma

Saturday, October 5th, 2013

A left-wing columnist welcomes the government’s acknowledgement of Hungarian responsibility for the crimes committed against Hungarian Jews during the Holocaust. He agrees with the government that the public needs to be reminded of the country’s past crimes. READ MORE

Changes in the government

Saturday, May 5th, 2012

Left-wing commentators think the new minister of the Ministry of National Resources lacks qualifications for the job,  aside from the fact that he is an old friend of Viktor Orbán’s, while a centrist political analyst suggests that  Zoltán Balog has gained enough experience in his current post to make a good Minister. READ MORE

Government under stress

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

A centrist political analyst believes that the government is in for a rather challenging second year in office. It is becoming increasingly difficult to blame former left wing governments for the hardships facing the public. READ MORE