Krisztian Simon is a doctoral candidate at the Freie Universität in Berlin, where his research focuses on media development in Eastern and Central Europe.

Since 2005, he writes articles on international and European affairs for a wide range of Hungarian, German and English language publications.

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Krisztian Simon

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The Hungarian “Zuckerberg” who keeps Orbán’s system alive

  • Corruption
It’s getting ever harder to gain access to public interest data in Hungary. This is particularly problematic, taking into consideration that reporting on the government’s abuse of power and the endemic corruption is one of the last remaining checks and balances in Hungary.