Freedom House


NGOs in Transit: Dropping the objective façade

Freedom House has just released its latest edition of Nations in Transit, its annual ranking of countries in former communist eastern Europe and Eurasia. They call it a “comprehensive, comparative, and multidimensional” study that provides “in-depth” data. The title of this year’s edition: Dropping the Democratic Façade.

May 6, 2020 - Zoltán Kovács

I know what authoritarian rule looks like. Does Freedom House?

The latest edition of Freedom in the World, an annual survey published by the Soros-funded Freedom House, places Hungary among a group of “states that a decade ago seemed like promising success stories” but are now “sliding into authoritarian rule.”

Jan 17, 2018 - Zoltán Kovács
News in Brief

Hungarian government responds to Freedom House attack

Press freedom is fully respected in Hungary; in the Hungarian press every shade of political opinion may appear. In addition, the citizens of Hungary exercise their democratic rights in free elections

Apr 6, 2017