Hungary

2009

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Family's 'truth teller' speaks: Kati Marton at CPJ

Kati Marton (CPJ)Author and CPJ board member Kati Marton’s parents worked as foreign correspondents in Budapest during the Cold War in the 1950s, exposing Marton to the grit of living in a Communist state. She described feelings of alienation and displacement she felt as a child to an audience at CPJ’s New York offices today. “We lived a pro-American life,” she said. “We stood out like princesses in a concentration camp.” 
October 15, 2009 5:38 PM ET
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