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A fun and informative weekly podcast on news and political events in and related to Hungary, hosted by Steven Nelson and featuring interviews with special guests.

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A fun and informative weekly podcast on news and political events in and related to Hungary, hosted by Steven Nelson and featuring interviews with special guests.

    Hungarian Politics podcast – László Andor, Katalin Halmai on Brexit

    Hungarian Politics podcast – László Andor, Katalin Halmai on Brexit

    In this week’s Hungarian Politics podcast, we have a look at the so-called Brexit vote, the United Kingdom’s referendum on leaving the European Union, and examine its possible effects on Hungary. We have two excellent guests this week with extensive knowledge of the European Union and are able to break down this topic for us, […]

    • 30 min
    Hungarian Politics podcast – Lajos Bokros, Gyula Molnár

    Hungarian Politics podcast – Lajos Bokros, Gyula Molnár

    We’re bringing out the big guns for this week on the Hungarian Politics podcast! There was a by-election in the town of Dunaújváros on June 5 that resulted in a victory by the ruling Fidesz party, and we were lucky enough to get to speak with Lajos Bokros about it. Bokros is the former Finance […]

    • 25 min
    Hungarian Politics podcast – Refugees on the Hungarian Border

    Hungarian Politics podcast – Refugees on the Hungarian Border

    This week on the Hungarian Politics podcast, we take a detailed look at the refugee situation on Hungary’s southern border by talking to two people closely involved with this issue. Refugees from war-torn countries like Syria, Iraq, and Afghanistan have been making their way to the borders of the European Union in large numbers for […]

    • 33 min
    Hungarian Politics podcast – András Schiffer, MNB foundations

    Hungarian Politics podcast – András Schiffer, MNB foundations

    We’ve got a great show on the Hungarian Politics podcast this week, despite the fact that our host Steven still has a somewhat weak voice! Well, we hope you’ll enjoy the show anyway! The big news in politics this past week was the unexpected decision on Tuesday by András Schiffer, founder and head of opposition […]

    • 26 min
    Hungarian Politics podcast – Őszöd speech 10 years later

    Hungarian Politics podcast – Őszöd speech 10 years later

    This week on the Hungarian Politics podcast, we commemorate the 10-year anniversary of Socialist Prime Minister Ferenc Gyurcsány’s delivery of the infamous “Őszöd speech” to his fellow party members, following their successful re-election in 2006. Longtime journalist and observer of political affairs Kester Eddy joins us to talk about the long shadow that the Őszöd […]

    • 23 min
    Hungarian Politics podcast – Benedek Jávor

    Hungarian Politics podcast – Benedek Jávor

    Hungarian Politics welcomes Benedek Jávor, Member of the European Parliament from the Dialogue for Hungary opposition party (known by its Hungarian initials PM), for the inaugural edition of the program. Jávor joins us for a discussion on the planned expansion of the nuclear power plant in Paks, Hungary by the Fidesz government, and tells us […]

    • 32 min

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