November 3, 2015
CEU Assistant Professor Simon Rippon penned an opinion piece in Cicero (a German political culture magazine) about the Orban administration's xenophobic tactics in advance of and during the refugee crisis. http://www.cicero.de/weltbuehne/fremdenfeindliche-propaganda-mit-diesen-tricks-staerkt-orban-den-auslaenderhass-im-volk
November 2, 2015
http://infovilag.hu/hir-33399-az_erosodo_illiberalizmus_es_nacionalizm.html - Hungarian news portal infovilag.hu’s foreign news section reports: CEU Assistant Professor at the Department of Philosophy Simon Rippon penned an opinion piece in Cicero (a German political culture magazine) about the Orban administration's xenophobic tactics before and during the refugee crisis.
October 22, 2015
The large turnout at the public panel on "Philosophy, the refugee crisis, and how to help in Hungary," hosted by CEU’s Department of Philosophy on September 22, indicated a keen interest across CEU in helping refugees and migrants, as well as in philosophical analysis of political debates about migration policy.