Janos Sugar on Sat, 30 May 2015 15:52:45 +0200 (CEST)

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<nettime> It's Getting Ugly in Hungary

folks, /(c) ms/,

	sorry for just fwding articles again with no personal comments,
Please accept from me this unpretentious bouquet of very early-blooming
/(c) jds/ links.



It's Getting Ugly in Hungary
Together with Greece, Hungary has experienced the biggest decline in press freedom in Europe in the period between 2010 and 2014.


The New Dictators Rule by Velvet Fist
The new autocrats use propaganda, censorship and other information-based tricks to inflate their ratings and to convince citizens of their superiority over available alternatives. They peddle an amorphous anti-Western resentment: Mr. Orban mocked Europe's political correctness and declining competitiveness while soliciting European Union development aid.


Hungary's Challenge to European Values


further reading :)


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