Mária Schmidt

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Imre Kertész institute opens in Budapest

The Imre Kertész Institute is housed at Benczúr utca 46, which was purchased by the public foundation from the Metropolitan Municipality for HUF 762 million, and renovated with a budget...

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Dr. Mária Schmidt: the European Union is outdated

During the second day of the V4’s prestigious ‘Future of Europe’ conference, experts gathered to discuss the geopolitical challenges that lie ahead of the Visegrád Group. Here’s a quick summary of their main points.

May 30, 2018

On the values of the European Union

The unveiling of the statue of Karl Marx is clearly a salute to the Communist idea and practice. It’s a message of global political significance. If the leaders of the EU do not understand this, it’s a big problem. But if they do understand it, then the problem is even greater because in that case the conflict between us is insurmountable.

May 8, 2018 - Dr. Mária Schmidt

That’s how you write in the West – oh, and on the Left

The mainstream western media put up an unprecedented ballyhoo about the elections in Hungary. It feels good but somewhat funny as well. It feels good because it has been my strong conviction for a long time that Hungary is the centre of the world and a flower on God’s hat, as the old folk saying goes, but I was pleasantly surprised to find that this view of mine is shared by the “whole” West.

Apr 27, 2018 - Mária Schmidt


The lingering migration crisis has produced sharp divisions within the European Union

Mar 29, 2018 - Mária Schmidt