Category Archives: Hungary

Hungary’s New Ambassador To Italy – A Unreconstructed Anti-Semite

Hungary appoints Péter Szentmihályi Szabó, an anti-semite as Ambassador to Italy in the same year that marks the 70th anniversary of the Holocaust. Continue reading

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Revisiting The Past: Melbourne and ‘Blood in The Water’.

Visiting Melbourne I hunt out the scene of the Blood in the Water match. Continue reading

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The World Shrinks A Little More

Street level view of Munkásotthon utca, in Újpest. Continue reading

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Hungarian Photography Alive And Well

The 2009 Hungarian Press Photography Awards have been announced. The overall winner is a stunning series of Roma (Gypsy) grieving by the Hungarian photographer Béla Szandelszky. Continue reading

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The Budapest Protocol: Review

First up, this book deals with a very important issue: the rise of the far right in Hungary and the potential danger it poses for both Hungary and the wider European Union. The premise of this political thriller is what … Continue reading

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