The main characteristic of Orbán’s political machinery is his ability to masterfully combine different fears.
‘We got into the car, we had to go. There was nothing to think about. There is no other place in which we should be right now.’
Poland has been given one month to ‘address judiciary problems’ before the European Commission triggers Article 7.
I’ve never understood why political parties, governments, and parliaments propose laws whose only effect is to make life worse for its citizens. On May 30, the Hungarian Parliament passed a law which will make the lives of children with learning disabilities more difficult.
After 5 days of protests President Duda finally vetoes two of the laws passed by Polish parliament and signed the third.
The Momentum Movement is bound to succeed. It is deeply embedded in the zeitgeist.
The current attack on the judiciary is an element of a broader regime change pushed by the ruling Law and Justice party and Jarosław Kaczyński.