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Two-a-penny: 5 million euro per year for the Hungarian language media trust in Transylvania
Record breaking funding from the Hungarian government: the Association for Transylvanian Media Space received 20 million EUR over a few years. However their reports are vague when it comes to...
How to Bridge Divides in Small Local Communities? Some Lessons We Learned at Átlátszó...
Investigating hyperlocal topics that affect everyone in a community is a good way to overcome biases and leave deep divisions behind. (more…)
Anti-Migrants Hate Speech at Ditrău / Gyergyóditró to Hide a Case of Classic Exploitation
Old conflicts surfaced at the village council as people of Ditrău / Gyergyóditró debated the conflict surrounding the employment of two bakers from Sri Lanka. Police wearing high visibility vests...
Marriage of convenience sweetened with millions – how Fidesz persuaded the largest Hungarian party in...
At first Fidesz attempted to bleed to death the Democratic Alliance of Hungarians in Transylvania (DAHR). After they realized that DAHR cannot be replaced, they...
The Hungarian community in Transylvania, flooded with financial support from Hungary. These are the biggest...
Grants with a total worth of 47 billion forints have been awarded to organizations from Transylvania by the Bethlen Gabor Fund in 2018. The most...
Former press aide opens chic restaurant with help from a foundation controlled by her husband
Hajnalka Debreczeni, a former press aide of DAHR president Hunor Kelemen opened a fashionable restaurant in the center of Cluj-Napoca. Her business was greatly helped...
Pata Rât: the “treasure city” drowns in its trash
The landfill, located near Cluj-Napoca, is so high, one can barely see the top and the lake of leachate which merges into the horizon ends...
Galambfalva: as the municipality develops, the Roma ghetto is expanding
The interconnected web of political interest and inability ties the Hungarian population of Galambfalva to the Roma living in the settlement in its vicinity. Two...
Fidesz has won over the Hungarian online press in Transylvania
Hungarian public money is increasingly present and government is gaining influence on the Hungarian media in Transylvania. In 2016 the income of the biggest news...
Where does the money allocated to the Hungarian community living in Transylvania go?
Since 2009, DAHR as the sole manager of the subvention targeting the Hungarian community living in Transylvania, received a total amount of 28 million euros....
Informant or not? György Frunda’s Securitate files published
The long-time member of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe asked for the help of the communist secret services at least once. However,...
Saxon fortified churches turned into Disney-style kitsch
After these buildings defied the centuries, renovation works funded by the EU caused permanent damage to the A-category historical monuments. (more…)
Azomureş is polluting, the authorities are lost in the haze
The pollution caused by the chemical plant has become a hot topic in Târgu Mureș (Marosvásárhely). The protests, though, are in vain: the environmental license...
Former press aide opens chic restaurant with...
Hajnalka Debreczeni, a former press aide of DAHR president Hunor Kelemen opened...
Pata Rât: the “treasure city” drowns in...
The landfill, located near Cluj-Napoca, is so high, one can barely see...
Galambfalva: as the municipality develops, the Roma...
The interconnected web of political interest and inability ties the Hungarian population...
Fidesz has won over the Hungarian online...
Hungarian public money is increasingly present and government is gaining influence on...
Where does the money allocated to the...
Since 2009, DAHR as the sole manager of the subvention targeting the...
Informant or not? György Frunda’s Securitate files...
The long-time member of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe...
Saxon fortified churches turned into Disney-style kitsch
After these buildings defied the centuries, renovation works funded by the EU...
Azomureş is polluting, the authorities are lost...
The pollution caused by the chemical plant has become a hot topic...
Youth camps in Transylvania funded by the...
We searched for Transylvanian Hungarian organizations among the recently published list of...
Schweighofer starts operating its pine processing plant...
Logs, wood waste and planks cut into a given size can be...
Saxon fortified churches turned into Disney-style kitsch
After these buildings defied the centuries, renovation works funded by the EU...
Azomureş is polluting, the authorities are lost...
The pollution caused by the chemical plant has become a hot topic...
Youth camps in Transylvania funded by the...
We searched for Transylvanian Hungarian organizations among the recently published list of...
Schweighofer starts operating its pine processing plant...
Logs, wood waste and planks cut into a given size can be...
What happened at the Neptun meetings?
The highly controversial meetings, organized by the Project on Ethnic Relations during...
We are launching the investigative journalism blog...
– What do you like writing about the most? – About what...