Márton Békés

Director of Research

He is the graduate of Eötvös Loránd University in history and political science and he earned his PhD in 2012. His PhD thesis had previously been published in book form in 2008 under the title American Neoconservatism. He was the editor in chief of two historical discussion series Ősök Tere and Retrográd on Hír TV from 2009 to 2014. Currently, he is the director of research at the House of Terror Museum and freelance lecturer at ELTE Faculty of Humanities, the editor in chief of Jobbklikk, a news portal and the member of the editorial staff at Kommentár magazine. He has published in several prestigious magazines such as Századvég, Nemzeti Érdek and Filmvilág. His main area of research is the history of ideologies in the 20th century and American Neoconservatism. He has published four books so far, last one was published in 2017 under the title Gerillaháború.