Racist Crime Wave Hungary's Roma Bear Brunt of Downturn

With Hungary in the depths of economic despair, its Roma minority has become an easy target for many people's resentments. The murder of a Roma man and his five-year-old son on Monday is the latest incident in a spiral of fear and hate.
Von Siobhán Dowling
Members of the far-right Hungarian Guard at a rally against "Roma crime" in Budapest earlier this month.

Members of the far-right Hungarian Guard at a rally against "Roma crime" in Budapest earlier this month.

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