In the Estonian national TV about the role of Viktor Orbán/ 21st May 2018

To watch here:  https://www.err.ee/833292/politoloog-orbanism-kestab-ungaris-veel-aastaid Politoloog Florian Hartleb ütles, et Ungari peaminister Viktor Orbán riigi diktaatoriks ei muutu, küll aga jääb nn orbánism veel aastateks kestma. Ungari juurtega USA miljardär George Soros otsustas viia inimõigustega tegeleva sihtasutuse Avatud Ühiskonna Fond Budapesti keskuse Berliini, et sealt juhtida rahvusvahelist tegevust edasi. Lahkumine ei tähenda, et fond lõpetab täielikult […]

The West and Russia? An issue in Chinese TV (18th May 2018)

The West and Russia? Big fight in the Chinese TV on Saturday (I am attacking the saying Human rights are just a Western thing (sic!), and I am part of an anti-Russian Propaganda – the experts of the West are just using propaganda). About the TV: German Chancellor Angela Merkel met with Russian President Vladimir […]

Seminar on digitalization in Cadenabbia/Italy

        Seminar on “Transforming Europe towards the digital age”Round Table  This discussion took place in Cadenabbia, on the 5th-7th March 2018. The panel was chaired by David GREGOSZ, Senior Economist and Coordinator International Economic Policy, Konrad Adenauer Stiftung.   The speakers who contributed to the debate were for example: · Dr. Aljoscha […]

Revolution. The Rise of Right-wing Populism in Germany. My contribution in the Estonian magazine “Maalima Vaade”

Florian Hartleb, 5 March 2018 Revolution. The rise of right-wing populism in Germany Link:  http://www.maailmavaade.ee/articles/florian-hartleb-revolution The year 2016 was an annus horribilis and acted as a warning about the new reality of post-truth politics. It included Brexit, the refugee crisis, the fear of Islamist terrorism with numerous and ongoing attacks, the rise of right-wing populist parties and, […]

Interview in Al Jazeera news about the new Austrian government

Austria has a far-right party in the government for the first time in 17 years, as anti-immigration sentiment appears to grow across the country and Europe. The far-right Freedom Party of Austria (FPO) reached a five-year deal with the larger conservative People’s Party (OVP) on Friday – two months after the parliamentary elections. 2000 the […]