La Palma volcano latest – Canary Island flights cancelled and 100 homes destroyed as crater erupts forcing 5k to flee

WHAT HAPPENED WHEN THE VOLCANO ERUPTED? La Palma’s Cumbre Vieja volcano erupted on Sunday, September 19, 2021, and is still exploding Monday, September 20. The latest explosion occurred as a result of an earthquake under the volcano’s base on September 11, 2021, that slowly migrated to the surface. More than 20,000 earthquakes were registered in one week, Reuters reports, sending lava shooting […]

Is Orban’s biggest threat right under his nose in Budapest?

In the spring of 1994, when Viktor Orban was the leader of a small, nominally liberal opposition youth party named Fidesz, he sat down with foreign journalists one evening to give his views on politics in Hungary. It was just prior to only the second free national election since the change of regime. Relaxing over […]