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Colonisation or Rent-seeking?
István Hegedűs gave an interview to Hír24 on the tenth anniversary of Hungary's accession to the European Union on...
Break-through of the Radicals in the European Parliament?
István Hegedűs talked about the potential strengthening of Eurosceptic and radical parties at the European elections in...
The Last Day of the European Parliament
István Hegedűs talked about the outgoing and the forthcoming European Parliament in Klubrádió on 17 April 2014.
Two Decades Ago
An interview with István Hegedűs about the Hungarian regime-change and the ideological shift of Fidesz entitled "I...
The Orbán Government in Europe
István Hegedűs, together with former Hungarian foreign minister Péter Balázs, was a guest in the radio program "...
Failure of the Democratic Opposition
The views of István Hegedűs on the Hungarian parliamentary elections were published by World Politics Review...
Who Is Going to Win?
On 4 April, István Hegedűs's opinion was quoted by the Monitor Global Outlook about the possible consequences...
The coalition of Hungarian NGO-s leading the "European Citizen's Initiative for Media Pluralism" collected almost...
István Hegedűs's views were cited on Viktor Orbán's European policy in an article published in Népszabadság ...
Participation Without Panic
On 28 February 2014, István Hegedűs gave a telephone interview to Klubrádió about the significance of the...
The Citizen, Power and Democracy in Europe’s Crisis
Bartha Attila, a member of the Hungarian Europe Society was a discussant and made a brief presentation entitled „...
Lack of Alternative?
The views of István Hegedűs were quoted in a piece by Stefano Giantin in Il Piccolo on 14 February...
István Hegedűs was interviewed about the foreign policy of the Hungarian prime minister Viktor Orbán in Pacsirta...
Who Can Travel to the United States?
On 11 February 2014, in Bratislava, the Selection Committee of the Danube Region established by the German Marshall...
Opening to the East
István Hegedűs was quoted in Monitor Global Outlook, a premium supplement of Christian Science Monitor in an...
Media Regulation Reconsidered
Györgyi Kocsis, vice-chairwoman of the Hungarian Europe Society was the moderator of a public debate on the role of the...
Statement by the Steering Committee of the Visa-free Europe Coalition - On planned amendments to rules of entering...
Kim Lane Scheppele, constitutional lawyer at Princeton University joined the Advisory Board of the Hungarian Europe...
On 19 December 2013 the Visa-Free Europe Coalition, of which the Hungarian Europe Society is a member, issued a...
In Favour of the Euro
István Hegedűs argued in favour of the introduction of the single European currency in Hungary in Klubrádió on 26...
Stock-Exchange on Information
"The creation of a Europe-wide database of NGO-s supporting the development of European integration, as well as a...
"As politics keeps on meddling in our lives, we are forced to meddle in politics as well" claimed Györgyi Kocsis to...
From Neelie Kroes
On 13 November 2013, the Vice-President of the European Commission answered in details to the letter...
To Viviane Reding
HES signed a joint letter written by many Hungarian NGO-s to the Vice-President of the European Commission on...
Nationalism and Ethnicity
A new book from Beáta Huszka entitled "Secessionist Movements and Ethnic Conflict: Debate-Framing and...
Media Council and Media Pluralism
Four Hungarian NGOs - CivilMedia, the Hungarian Europe Society, Mérték Monitor, and the SEENPM - sent a letter to...
Comparison between Hungary and Norway
"Changing models of media authorities" - was the title of the public debate held on October 3rd in the House of the...
István Hegedűs gave an interview to Klubrádió during the lunch break of the conference on media pluralism organised by...
Media Pluralism in European Context
István Hegedűs talked about the forthcoming conference of HES and analysed European political issues in Klubrádió on 25...
How do the members of the European Parliament vote?
Ágnes Sebestyén - representing HES - participated in the event of VoteWatch Europe entiteld "...
An interview by István Hegedűs entitled "Útban az euroszkeptikusok felé" ("On the way towards the Eurosceptics")...
Media Pluralism Campaign again
The European Citizens' Initiative (ECI) on Media Pluralism and Press Freedom was approved by the European...
Maffia State and the Party
István Hegedűs talked about the Hungarian political polarisation in ATV on 21 August 2013.
Pragmatism and Ideology
The contribution by István Hegedűs entitled "Maffiaállam és párt" was published in Élet és Irodalom on 8...
Fundamental Rights in the European Union
István Hegedűs held a presentation at the summer university of the International Centre for Democratic Transition...
On the HES Declaration
István Hegedűs was the guest of ATV morning program on 17 July 2013. (in Hungarian)
Bureaucratic and Colonialist?
István Hegedűs talked about the critical views of the Hungarian government on the European Union in Klubrádió on 13...
Almost a Monitoring Procedure
On 26 June 2013 István Hegedűs gave an interview to Klubrádió about the resolution taken by the Parliamentary...
A Free and Pluralistic Media to Sustain European Democracy
On 14 June 2013 Hungarian NGO-s completed their opinion on the recommendations of the High Level Group on Media...
New European Economic and Social Model?
István Hegedűs participated at the workshop entitled A Future Agenda for Eastern and Central Europe organised...
Freedom of the Press from a Liberal Perspective
Hegedűs István participated at the Ralf Dahrendorf roundtable discussion on “European Values: The Media – The Artillery...
Democratic Parties Against Extremists in Europe
Zsófia Stahl represented the Hungarian Europe Society at the workshop "Getting Ready for the European Parliament...
Second Public Consultation
On 5 June 2013 Judit Bayer and István Hegedűs represented HES at the new round of an expert meeting in the Independent...
At Babeş-Bolyai University
István Hegedűs made a presentation entitled "The political renewal of the European Union" at the annual conference of...
Problems of Media Freedom in Hungary
István Hegedűs made a presentation at the conference on “The role of national parliaments in media regulation...
On 25 May 2013, in the weekly HVG, Györgyi Kocsis analysed the position of the Hungarian Socialist Party on the...
István Hegedűs participated at the meeting of the campaign organisers of the European Initiative for Media Pluralism in...
On 16 May 2013 István Hegedűs represented HES in an expert meeting in the Independent Journalism Centre in Budapest....
Working Document Number 5
István Hegedűs gave an interview to Klubrádió about the session of the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and...
On 5 May 2013 the Hungarian Europe Society joined the proposal of the Association of Hungarian Journalists to the...
Letters From Brussels
István Hegedűs gave an interview to Klubrádió on 3 May 2013 about the questions raised by the European Commission...
What Will the European Union Do?
On 17 April 2013 István Hegedűs gave an interview to Saarländischer Rundfunk about the concerns and procedures in the...
What will the European People's party do?
István Hegedűs talked about the debate in the European Parliament on Hungary in Klubrádió on 17 April 2013.
On 10 April 2013 István Hegedűs talked in Klubrádió about the European Parliament's Civil Liberties, Justice and Home...
Continuity and Discontinuity
István Hegedűs gave an interview about Fidesz 25th anniversary to Klubrádió on 30 March 2013.
The Coalition organising the campaign of the European Citizens' Initiative for Media Pluralism in Hungary accepted...
London campaign start
In Britain, the campaign of the European Citizens' Initiative for Media Pluralism started on 21 March 2013. István...