Posts Tagged ‘Hungary’

Hungary’s Orban sides with Poland, rejects EU law primacy ahead of bloc’s summit over LGBTQ

Home » Europe, Politics, Wars / Conflicts » Hungary’s Orban sides with Poland, rejects EU law primacy ahead of bloc’s summit over LGBTQ     Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has once again challenged the idea of the primacy of EU law, accusing Brussels of attempts to infringe upon the rights of the national governments […]

MTV Says Award Show in Hungary Will Protest the Nation’s Anti-LGBTQ Laws

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The MTV Europe Music Awards will be held Nov. 14 in Hungary, the network said Tuesday, reaffirming and defending the location despite the country’s recent passage of legislation widely condemned as anti-LGBTQ. The ceremony is an opportunity to make a stand for gay and trans civil rights worldwide in the central […]

Fan unrest as Hungary draws at England; Poland walks off

Crowd trouble marred World Cup qualifiers as Hungary fans clashed with police during a 1-1 draw against England at Wembley Stadium and Poland’s players walked off in Albania after bottles were hurled in another Group I match on Tuesday. Karol Świderski had just scored for Poland in the 77th minute when he was struck by […]

Afghans among hundreds of migrants stranded on Serbia-Hungary border seeking to enter EU

Hundred of migrants and refugees from Africa and Asia live in an abandoned farm in Kárásztanya on the Serbian side of the border with Hungary. The men, women and children include many from Afghanistan who say they were forced to flee the Taliban. Each day they try to scale the nearby border fence with ladders […]

ICC Partners with Government of Hungary to Host Panel Discussion at Council of Europe

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA Event Next Week Will Work to Inform Council of Europe on Interreligious Dialogue 09/20/2021 Washington D.C. (International Christian Concern) – On September 28, the government of Hungary will partner with International Christian Concern (ICC) to host a panel discussion on interreligious dialogue and humanitarian aid. The panel will take place as part […]

Hungary’s Viktor Orban accuses EU of blocking recovery plan over LGBT dispute

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has accused the European Commission of blocking funds over the country’s LGBT policies. Orban claimed on Friday that the EU had failed to approve Hungary’s coronavirus recovery plan because of their disagreements over gay rights. “The funds are loans that Brussels does not want to give us because of the […]

‘Scandalous and arrogant’: Hungary slams EU over Poland fines move

Hungary’s justice minister has slammed the European Union for pushing to impose fines on Poland over judicial reforms. Judit Varga has accused Brussels of “attacking” Warsaw and intervening in a country’s legislative process. The European Commission said on Tuesday it had asked the EU’s Court of Justice to impose daily fines on Poland. The bloc […]

Video: Hungary Fans Loudly Boo England Players Taking a Knee

Reports circulating Tuesday reveal that the Pentagon is working with a contractor to track web searches that it describes as indicators of “white supremacy,” citing the phrase “the truth about black lives matter” as one example. Reports from Defense One and Fox News state that the Pentagon is working with a UK-based company called Moonshot […]

Locals protest against construction around Lake Balaton in Hungary

There is a renewed wave of outcry against planned construction around Lake Balaton in Hungary. Developers aim to build apartment blocks, houses, a residential park, a visitor center and hotels close to the harbor of Tihany, a Unesco Word Heritage site. Locals are demanding that this unique area be left designated a green zone and […]

Hungary Tells EU it Has No Business Telling Hungarians How to Raise Their Kids

Home » Europe, Religion, Social » Hungary Tells EU it Has No Business Telling Hungarians How to Raise Their Kids     The Hungarian government has informed the EU it has no business telling Hungarians how to raise their kids following the globalist body’s interference over the teaching of LGBT issues in schools. A law […]

What’s it like to be LGBT in Hungary amid Orban’s rights crackdown?

On Wednesday, July 7, a widely-contested new law came into force in Hungary. Overnight, it became an offence to “promote” sexual and gender differences to children, in educational settings, films or adverts. The law’s opacity means it can be applied in a welter of different contexts. It didn’t occur in a vacuum but came against […]

Hungary and Poland could Exist EU due to Brussels Gay Agenda Pressure

    Punishing Hungary and Poland for pursuing conservative values will not give Brussels the result it is seeking and legal threat is likely to make the two outliers even more determined to show they won’t be pushed around. Having huffed and puffed for more than a year, the Big Bad EU Wolf has finally […]

NATO Wants To Close Hungary Behind An Iron Curtain

By Ann Wright, Popular Resistance. July 9, 2021 | Educate! Above photo: Hungary and Poland sign an agreement for a strategic partnership with NATO. honvedelem.hu. Declaration of the Hungarian Peace Community. NATO and the European Union have launched a coordinated political attack on Hungary to end our cooperation with China and Russia. They want Hungary […]

Activists protest Hungary’s discriminatory LGBT law

Activists in Hungary erected a large rainbow-colored heart in front of the country’s ornate neo-Gothic Parliament building on Thursday, vowing civil disobedience to a recently passed law they say discriminates against and marginalizes LGBT people. The rainbow colors, now in the form of the 10-meter (30 foot) heart opposite the 117-year-old parliament, have in recent […]

Hungary’s PM Viktor Orban Warns LGBT ‘Colonialism’ Is A Threat To Our Way of Life

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has accused European leaders of acting like “colonialists”over his new LGBT law The bill prohibits the “display or promotion” of homosexuality or gender reassignment in television programmes, films, and sexual education programs in schools. The PM warned that Hungary’s way of life was being threatened by a push coming from […]

Jewish Groups In Hungary Insist On Their Right To Show Homosexual Material To Underage Children

Jewish groups in Hungary have condemned a new law that forbids sharing homosexual propaganda materials with underage children: Called the “gay propaganda law,” the legislation passed last week in parliament follows similar moves in Russia in 2013 that define written or visual materials pertaining to sex reassignment or homosexuality as propaganda that should not be […]

Hungary Told To Repeal Law Banning LGBT Promotion To Children ‘Or Else Leave EU’

    EU leadership is now fanatically dictating that Hungary and its ‘defiant’ prime minister Vickor Orban must bow the knee to the Pride Flag or else “must leave” the European Union. Quoting Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte, The Telegraph describes massive pushback against a new Hungarian law which seeks to prevent the public promotion […]

David Barton Praises Hungary’s Latest Anti-LGBTQ Crackdown

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Hungary Passed Law Banning Showing Children LGBTQ Propaganda & Cracked Down on Pedophilia

Hungary’s National Assembly has passed a law that bans showing children under the age of 18 material related to homosexuality or transgenderism in education, on television, movies or in advertisements. by Paul Joseph Watson The vote passed earlier today by a huge margin of 157-1. “The law was included in a larger bill cracking down […]

Europe must act on Hungary’s anti-LGBT law. The EU’s credibility is at stake.

This week, the European Union faces an ultimate test. Not just about the nature of its values, but about what it will do to uphold them. For all intents and purposes, an EU member state just adopted legislation similar to what was dubbed Russia’s anti-gay propaganda law, which led to international outcry when it was […]

European Union to investigate Hungary over anti-LGBT law

Hungary is being investigated by the European Commission over a new law that bans the sharing of content that portrays homosexuality or sex reassignment with people under the age of 18. The law, which was introduced by Fidesz, the movement of Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban, will target educational materials at schools and TV shows […]

Hungary is not a semi-dictatorship, Klubrádió didn’t comply with the rules | View

In an opinion piece published on euronews.com on May 10 and written by András Arató –the president and majority owner of Hungarian radio station Klubrádió — the author cries that his station’s loss of its broadcasting licence signals that “Hungary is becoming a semi-dictatorship”. While I could list many facts that point in the opposite […]

Covid cancellation fears for Hungary’s festival season this summer

There is uncertainty in Hungary over which concerts and festivals will go ahead this summer, if any, amid confusion over the government’s coronavirus rules. A representative for the prime minister’s office, Gergely Gulyas, told Euronews that it was realistic for mass events to take place only after five million vaccinations had been deployed. But this […]

Israeli rabbis order Hungary government to freeze payouts to sparring local Jews

In an extraordinary attempt at overseas intervention, an Israeli rabbinical court has ordered a freeze on reparations payments by the Hungarian government to Hungarian Jewish groups, as three religious denominations disagree on how those funds are divided between them. The injunction, ordered Wednesday by the Jerusalem Supreme Rabbinate court — part of Israel’s judiciary system […]

‘Sounds like a normal life’: Hungary heads towards further reopening of economy as it approaches 40% inoculation rate

Budapest is set to reopen most of its public services and venues to those vaccinated once the country hits a 40% inoculation rate, the country’s PM Viktor Orban has said. The milestone is likely to be reached next week. Hungary’s prime minister touted the upcoming reopening of the country’s economy as he spoke to public […]

Hungary’s deputy PM signs funding agreement to support Jewish community

Hungary’s Deputy Prime Minister Zsolt Semjén signed an agreement with the Hungarian Jewish Prayer Association (Zsima) on Friday that would provide the organization with 51 million forints (€140,000) each year up until 2025. The funding will be used to support rabbis and cantors from the wider community and in particular the liberal and modernist Neolog […]

Iran futsal team to play Argentina, Hungary: report

TEHRAN – Iran national futsal team will play two friendly matches with Argentina and Hungary in Tehran. The Persian will first participate in SAT International Futsal Championship Thailand 2021, which was slated for May 18 to 23 in Bangkok. Iran will reportedly host Argentine and Hungary in Tehran in June as part of preparation for […]

Hungary slams EU over Making Covid-19 Vaccines Political, Begins importing Russian Sputnik V

    Hungary’s experience with the joint EU vaccination program has been frustrating, with Brussels failing to provide a steady supply and targeting Budapest’s efforts to secure vaccine’s elsewhere, Hungary’s foreign minister has said. Peter Szijjarto spoke to RT on Sunday, a couple of days after he received the Russian-made Sputnik V vaccine. The minister […]

Hungary announces new restrictions, schools & non-essential shops closed amid Covid-19 third wave fears

Budapest has announced a series of new measures to stem the spread of Covid-19, noting that despite inoculating people quicker than the EU average, these efforts aren’t enough to prevent hospitals from being overwhelmed. “If we didn’t close now, the opening would be postponed,” Gergely Gulyas, the prime minister’s chief of staff said on Thursday, […]

Hungary’s Crackdown on Artists and Academics

The Hungarian-Jewish filmmaker Janos Szasz is best known in the United States for his 2013 film “The Notebook (Le Grand Cahier),” released here in the summer of 2014. It’s based on the international bestseller of the same name, written in French by the Hungarian-born novelist Ágota Kristóf. “The Notebook” is an almost fairy-tale parable of […]

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