Dumbed-down propaganda and identical front pages don’t generate readership and loyalism is not enough qualification for an executioner – industry experience is also needed.
Orbán’s media conglomerate is beheaded and workers are fired in preparation for the election.
Orbán’s farcical efforts to prove that the media is free make him look like an out-of-touch autocrat.
The crackdown on independent media has reached the stage of gleeful micromanagement and the final stab.
Timeline list of media outlets shut down by Orbán
It’s not censorship, but economic tools
The fate of every single Hungarian medium on a single infographic
“…it is part of a country’s sovereignty that the majority of media … must be in national hands… And … I want even more than that.” (PM Viktor Orbán, December 2017)
…you can still sell sausages for a living