Observe submissive authoritarian minds in action.
The Hungarian state does take care of itself, that’s for sure. To the tune of 8.2% of GDP, to be precise.
This was supposed to be the moment when Orbán could shine and demonstrate how superior his unlimited power is in tackling a crisis.
Arguably, every effort to define something starts with “I know it when I see it”. Then we proceed to draft a definition that includes what we want included but excludes what we don’t.
The crackdown on independent media has reached the stage of gleeful micromanagement and the final stab.
First of all, a competent government is an oxymoron – but you wouldn’t believe me anyway.
Just a little thing but a microcosm of what is wrong.
Some healthcare Kremlinology
Orbán chose the pandemic to suppress healthcare workers. Their deadline to succumb passed last midnight.
It’s like Trump and the Republican party.
A side effect of Orbánist media takeovers is that loyalists can hungrily browse through journalists’ old emails.