Archivos de Categoría: Europa Central / Oriental

Hungary (2): The Fearmonger of Budapest

Artículo
Foreign Policy, 27.10.2015
James Traub, fellow del Centro Internacional de Cooperación
  • Viktor Orban has taken a people already wary of outsiders and whipped them into an anti-immigrant frenzy.
The European response to the refugee crisis that escalated this August has two poles: Germany’s Angela Merkel and Hungary’s Viktor Orban. Merkel has consistently maintained that the immense flow of...
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Hungary (3): Hungary’s 500-Year-Old Victim Complex

Artículo
Foreign Policy, 28.10.2015
James Traub, fellow del Centro Internacional de Cooperación
  • From the Habsburgs to Hitler, Hungarians have always viewed themselves as at the mercy of history. Is that why they love their strongman prime minister?
In the summer of 2014, a bronze statue suddenly appeared in Szabadsag Square in Budapest, a few blocks from the parliament. The...
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Ukraine and Europe: What Shoud be Done?

Artículo
New York Review of Books, Vol.62 (15) 08.10.2015
George Soros
Because of the structural defects of the euro, the European authorities have had to become masters of the art of muddling through one crisis after another. This practice is popularly known as kicking the can down the road although it would be more accurate to describe it...
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Ukraine’s Turmoil Is a Gift for the Last Dictator of Europe

Artículo
Foreign Policy, 16.10.2015
Amy Mackinnon
The wily president of Belarus is secure at home and newly prominent abroad. Here's how he exploited Ukraine's revolution
Even before polling had opened in last Sunday’s presidential elections in Belarus, there was little doubt about who would win. Incumbent President Alexander Lukashenko was duly reelected to his fifth term with over 83...
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Hitler tiene futuro

Opinión
El País, 10.10.2015
Lluís Bassets
La llegada de centenares de miles de refugiados a Europa permite certificar la certeza de las teorías de Snyder, autor de 'Tierra negra. El Holocausto como historia y advertencia'
Muchos son los historiadores que han indagado sobre el exterminio de los judíos de Europa durante la Segunda Guerra Mundial, pero ninguno hasta ahora...
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