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Viktor Orban angry at EU’s criticism of Hungary’s democratic values Viktor Orban angry at EU’s criticism of Hungary’s democratic values

In an unusual visit to the European Parliament in Strasbourg on Tuesday, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban launched a sharp attack on MEPs after they criticized the state of democracy in Hungary. Orban strongly defended his government’s record as the Parliament presented a report calling Budapest to remove constitutional changes that some claim limit democracy…

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“Fighters against democracy are not always humans.“ A Talk Europe! interview with Péter Krekó “Fighters against democracy are not always humans.“ A Talk Europe! interview with Péter Krekó

This monster we’re surfing on… Is this the Internet we envisaged at the beginning of the 90s? I think that during the rise of the Internet and the rise of social media, there were quite a lot of idealistic expectations about it being a chance for societies to become more democratic and to give a…

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The Sargentini Report: A European struggle for democracy in Hungary The Sargentini Report: A European struggle for democracy in Hungary

Do you know who this is? No. -No. No. Nobody. Well, tell me who you are and what you have been up to. I am Judith Sargentini and I investigate the constitutional state in Hungary on behalf of the European Parliament. Thank you. -Miss Sargentini, you say Viktor Orbán poses a systemic threat to the…

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