About

Hungarian Politics is an independent, non-party-affiliated site that keeps track of the latest news and information on the political, economic, and social scene in Hungary to give you a comprehensive overview of what’s happening on a day-by-day basis.

We follow the most credible Hungarian-language news sources and summarize their stories in English, so that you are well-informed on the most important issues of the day directly from the Hungarian media.

We’re always adding new content, so check our site everyday!


Steven D. Nelson is the owner and editor-in-chief of Hungarian Politics. Steven studied International Affairs at Mary Washington College, where he wrote his undergraduate thesis on the Hungarian elections of 1994. He is also a graduate of the Nationalism Studies Program at Central European University in Budapest.

Steven holds duel Hungarian and American citizenship and resides in Újbuda, the “seventh coolest neighborhood in the world.” (TimeOut)

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