German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas "lambasted Hungary for an 'absolutely incomprehensible' decision to block an EU statement accusing Beijing of cracking down on democracy in Hong Kong." The text had already been watered down to get Hungary’s backing.
🥇🥇 Congratulations Team Ukraine! Ukraine clinched 2 titles on 2nd day of LEN European Aquatics Championships in Budapest, Hungary: Marta Fiedina won solo technical artistic swimming; Kseniya Bailo & Oleksiy Sereda came 1st in mixed 10m synchronized diving #AthletesofUkraine
For Poland, Hungary, the Czech Republic and Slovakia, the third coronavirus infection wave has been particularly deadly. One factor may be that health systems tend to be more under-funded in Central and Eastern Europe. But the main reason is political.
Universal health care is not a radical idea. It is a reality in: Australia Austria Belgium Canada Chile Czech Rep. Denmark Finland France Germany Greece Hungary Iceland Israel Italy Japan Netherlands New Zealand Norway Poland Portugal S. Korea Spain Sweden U.K. #DemDebate2
I read the news today, oh boy. Shocked at how little there is about the anti-democratic coup in Wisconsin. A once-progressive US state has just been turned into Hungary on the Great Lakes. Where's the wave of outrage?
It’s not only that nationalism is on the rise around the globe, but also its pernicious twin, authoritarianism. From Poland to Hungary, Brazil to the Philippines, liberal democracy is being challenged everywhere and America must rise to its defense. We must be freedom’s champion.